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The Men of The 508th Proved Their Worth In Combat

MEDALS AWARDED
 in order of precedence

TOTAL

UNIT HONORS

  Medal of Honor 1 Combat Medic Badge
  Distinguished Service Cross 14 Good Conduct Medal
  Distinguished Service Medal 1

Miscellaneous Decorations

  Legion of Merit 3 Bronze Service Arrowhead
  Silver Star 111 Combat Awards
  Soldier's Medal 7 Presidential Honor Guard, Frankfurt
Bronze Star 341 June 6, 1946 - Ste. Mere Eglise (Award of Croix de Guerre)
Purple Heart 1,274 June 6, 1946 - London (King George VI Review, Great Britain's Victory Day)
Unit Citations

19

Battlefield Commissions
Combat Infantryman Badge   Post War Honors Accorded

AIRBORNE HONORS

1998 Airborne Day, Illinois 1999 National Airborne Day 2000 National Airborne Day
2001 National Airborne Day 2002 National Airborne Day 2003 National Airborne Day
2004 National Airborne Day 2005 National Airborne Day 2006 National Airborne Day
2007 National Airborne Day 2008 National Airborne Day 2009 National Airborne Day
2010 National Airborne Day 2011 National Airborne Day 2012 National Airborne Day
2013 National Airborne Day 2014 National Airborne Day  

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