GAPA

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GAPA

abbr.
ground-to-air pilotless aircraft
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His awards include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Navy Achievement Medal, Joint Meritorious Unit Award, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal with Star, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Afghanistan Service Medal, Iraq Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, NATO Medal, Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, Gold German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge, Master Parachutist Badge, Air Assault Badge, Air Crewmember Badge, and Canadian and German Jump Wings.
In military service, Fitzpatrick received numerous military awards and decorations including the Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Southwest Asia Service Medal, and Parachutist Badge.
She has received several military awards, including the Army Distinguished Service Medal and the Parachutist Badge.
After earning his parachutist badge, now Private First Class Jimi Hendrix discovered that he liked the Army--and soldiering--less and less.
His other awards and decorations include the National Defense Service Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, the Ranger Tab, the Parachutist Badge, and the Army Service Ribbon, according to the division.
He has earned the Expert Infantryman's Badge, Air Assault Badge, Parachutist Badge, Recruiting Gold Badge, and Recruiter Ring.
He topped the artillery officer basic course in Fort Sill, Oklahoma, won his Parachutist Badge in Fort Benning, Georgia, and soon volunteered for Vietnam.
Green's awards and decorations include the Bronze Star Medal, the Purple Heart, the Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service Medal, the Army Commendation Medal, the Army Achievement Medal, the Parachutist Badge, the Air Assault Badge and the Combat Action Badge.
He is also a decorated US Army Ranger with Bronze Star with Valor Device, Purple Heart, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Joint Meritorious Unit Award, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, Reserve Overseas Training Ribbon, Combat Infantryman Badge, Expert Infantryman Badge, Ranger Tab, Senior Parachutist Badge and Pathfinder Badge.
Additionally, he held an Expert Infantryman's Badge, the Parachutist Badge and the Expert Rifle Marksmanship Qualification Badge.
His military awards include the Bronze Star with two Oak Leaf Clusters, the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, the Combat Action Badge, the Parachutist Badge and the Bronze Order of the Engineer DeFleury Medal.
He earned the Combat Medical Badge, Expert Field Medical Badge (Honor Graduate), Air Assault Badge, Senior Parachutist Badge, Flight Crew Badge, German Marksmanship Award (Silver), German Proficiency Badge (Gold), German Parachutist Badge, Chilean Parachutist Badge, Marine Corps/Navy Parachutist Insignia, and is a member of the prestigious Sergeant Audie Murphy Club as well as a recipient of the Order of Military Medical Merit.