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Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

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Criteria

To be awarded the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal personnel must meet one of the following requirements:

  • Served in the Republic of Vietnam for six months during the period of 1 March 1961 and 28 March 1973.
  • Served outside the geographical limits of the Republic of Vietnam and gave direct support in battle to the Republic of Vietnam and Armed Forces for six months.
  • Such individuals must meet the criteria established for the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal (for Vietnam) or the Vietnam Service Medal, to qualify for the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.
  • Six months service is not required for those who were wounded by enemy forces; killed in action or otherwise in line of duty; or captured by enemy forces.

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