The recipient of multiple awards, including NASA's Exceptional Service Award, Outstanding Leadership Medal, Exceptional Public Service Medal and Distinguished Service Medal
, Jones also had the Main Belt asteroid 1082, named in his honor.<br />Jones is a senior research scientist at the Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition in Pensacola, Florida, focusing on the future direction of human space exploration, uses of asteroid and space resources and planetary defense.<br />The U.S.
Other awards include the Order of the Grand Warrior, Distinguished Conduct Order, Distinguished Service Medal
, Silver Star of Kenya and the Uhodari Medal.
BG Muller's awards include the Distinguished Service Medal
, Silver Star, Legion of Merit, Bronze Star, Air Medal, and the Purple Heart.
Thomas Simpson, who died in Windsor, Ontario on January 28 aged 95 years, is believed to be the last surviving Canadian holder of the Navy Distinguished Service Medal
He was a recipient of the Distinguished Service Cross, Defense Distinguished Service Medal
, along with Army, Navy, and Air Force Distinguished Service medals
, Legion of Merit, Bronze Star, and Purple Heart, among numerous other decorations.
Yet another oversight in the Air Power History piece were "Bill's" combat medals and decorations, principally, the Silver Star, the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Purple Heart, the Defense Distinguished Service Medal
with oak leaf cluster, and the Air Medal with three oak leaf clusters.
Among the medal collection is the French Legion D'Honneur, the United States' Distinguished Service Medal
and a British CBE.
He was awarded the Distinguished Service Medal
. He is also a 2001 laureate of the Washington Business Hall of Fame.
Now in his 90s, he has flown almost 500 different types of aircraft, holds the record for the most aircraft carrier landings and was awarded the Distinguished Service Medal
He held the Defense Distinguished Service Medal
, the Legion of Merit, the Distinguished Flying Cross with oak leaf cluster, the Meritorious Service Medal with two oak leaf clusters, the Air Medal with 16 oak leaf clusters, the Vietnam Service Medal with three service stars, the Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.
Mihiel and Meuse-Argonne offensives earned her the award of the Distinguished Service Medal
, the only woman to receive that honor during the war.
| RECENT recipients of the Distinguished Service Medal
include Signalman Edward John Jones, of 17 Hampstead Road, Seacombe, who has been serving with the Fleet in the East since the outbreak of war, having joined the Mersey Division of the Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve five years ago when 18.