Distinguished Conduct Medal
noun Date: 1862 a British military decoration awarded for distinguished conduct in the field

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  • Distinguished Conduct Medal — Cette décoration est créée le 4 décembre 1854 pour la Guerre de Crimée par la reine Victoria. Elle est décernée aux sous officiers et aux hommes et femmes servant dans toutes les forces armées, pour conduite distinguée en campagne. Elle se situe… …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Distinguished Service Medal — noun a United States military decoration for meritorious service in wartime duty of great responsibility (Freq. 1) • Hypernyms: ↑decoration, ↑laurel wreath, ↑medal, ↑medallion, ↑palm, ↑ribbon * * * 1. U.S. Mil. a decoration awarded for excep …   Useful english dictionary

  • Distinguished Service Medal — noun Date: 1914 1. a British military decoration awarded for distinguished conduct in war 2. a United States military decoration awarded for exceptionally meritorious service to the government in a wartime duty of great …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Distinguished Service Medal — 1. U.S. Mil. a decoration awarded for exceptionally meritorious performance of a duty of great responsibility. 2. Brit. Mil. a decoration awarded for distinguished conduct in war. Abbr.: D.S.M. * * * …   Universalium

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