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Defense Distinguished Service MedalEdit

Defense Distinguished Service Medal (full)
For exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States.
  • General orders: War Department, General Orders
  • Action date: 1915 - 1979
  • Service: Army
  • Rank: General of the Army
  • Unit: Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff
  • Issued: December, 1979
  • Presented by:

Army Distinguished Service Medal (4)Edit

Army Distinguished Service Medal (full)
For exceptionally meritorious and distinguished services to the Government of the United States, in a duty of great responsibility during World War II.
  • General orders: poop Department, General Orders No. 29 (1943)
  • Action date:
  • Service: Army
  • Rank: Major General
  • Unit: II US Corps
  • Issued:
  • Presented by:


For exceptionally meritorious and distinguished services to the Government of the United States, in a duty of great responsibility.
  • General orders: War Department, General Orders No. 57 (1944)
  • Action date:
  • Service: Army
  • Rank: Lieutenant General
  • Unit: First US Army
  • Issued: July 21, 1944
  • Presented by: Dwight D. Eisenhower, General


For exceptionally meritorious and distinguished services to the Government of the United States, in a duty of great responsibility. The singularly distinctive accomplishments of General Bradley reflect the highest credit upon himself and the United States Army.
  • General orders: War Department, General Orders No. 52 (June 10, 1947)
  • Action date: August 26, 1944 - December 14, 1944
  • Service: Army
  • Rank: Lieutenant General
  • Unit: Twelfth US Army Group
  • Issued:
  • Presented by:


For exceptionally meritorious and distinguished services to the Government of the United States, in a duty of great responsibility.
  • General orders: Department of the Army, General Orders No. 72 (September 23, 1953)
  • Action date: August 16, 1949 - August 15, 1953
  • Service: Army
  • Rank: General of the Army
  • Unit: Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff
  • Issued:
  • Presented by:

Navy Distinguished Service MedalEdit

Navy Distinguished Service Medal (full)
for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished service in a position of great responsibility to the Government of the United States as Commanding General Twelfth Army Group. During this period General Bradley displayed forethought and high professional skill in coordinating with the U.S. Navy the planning of the Rhine River crossings of the First, Third and Ninth U.S. Armies. General Bradley was at all times appreciative of the problems common to joint operations of the Army and Navy and his sound judgment, outstanding tact and alert cooperation helped to assure the success of these operations. The leadership and decisive combat tactics displayed by General Bradley are in keeping with the highest traditions of the United States Armed Services.
  • General orders: Commander Naval Forces Europe: Serial 05020 (August 14, 1945)
  • Action date: December 15, 1944 - April 15, 1945
  • Service: Army
  • Rank: General
  • Unit: Twelfth US Army Group
  • Issued: October 21, 1945
  • Presented by: James V. Forrestal, Secretary of the Navy

Silver StarEdit

Silver Star (full)
for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity in action against the enemy during World War II. Major General Bradley's gallant actions and dedicated devotion to duty, without regard for his own life, were in keeping with the highest traditions of military service and reflect great credit upon himself, his unit, and the United States Army.
  • General orders: Headquarters, U.S. Forces, European Theater, General Orders No. 165 (1945)
  • Action date: World War II
  • Service: Army
  • Rank: Major General
  • Unit:
  • Issued:
  • Presented by:

Legion of Merit (2)Edit

Legion of Merit (full)
For exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States during World War II.
  • General orders: War Department, General Orders
  • Action date: World War II
  • Service: Army
  • Rank: Lieutenant General
  • Unit: First US Army
  • Issued: January 26, 1944
  • Presented by: Dwight D. Eisenhower, General


For exceptionally meritorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the United States during World War II.
  • General orders: War Department, General Orders
  • Action date: World War II
  • Service: Army
  • Rank:
  • Unit:
  • Issued:
  • Presented by:

Bronze Star MedalEdit

Bronze Star (full)
  • General orders: War Department, General Orders
  • Action date:
  • Service: Army
  • Rank: Lieutenant General
  • Unit: Twelfth US Army Group
  • Issued: January 9, 1945
  • Presented by: Dwight D. Eisenhower, General of the Army

Presidential Medal of FreedomEdit

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  • Service: Army
  • Rank: General of the Army
  • Issued: January 10, 1977
  • Presented by: Gerald R. Ford, President

Campaign/Service MedalsEdit

Mexican Border Service Medal (full) World War I Victory Medal (full) American Defense Service Medal (full) American Campaign Medal (full)
European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal (full) World War II Victory Medal (full) Army of Occupation Medal (full) National Defense Service Medal (full)
Name Device
1st Row
Mexican Border Service Medal
World War I Victory Medal
American Defense Service Medal
American Campaign Medal
2nd Row
EAME Campaign Medal 8 Service Stars
World War II Victory Medal
Army of Occupation Medal Germany Clasp
National Defense Service Medal 1 Service Star

Foreign OrdersEdit

Ribbon Name Class Country V IV (OF) III (CM) II (GO) I (GC) Device
Order of the Liberator General San Martin, Grand Officer Order of the Liberator Grand Officer Argentina - - - 5.19.49 -
Order of the Crown, Grand Cross (Belgium) (Palm) Order of the Crown Grand Cross Belgium - - - - 0.0.00 Palm
Order of Military Merit (Brazil) Order of Military Merit Grand Officer Brazil - - - 0.0.00 -
Order of the White Lion (III Class) Order of the White Lion Commander Czechoslovakia - - 0.0.00 - -
Legion of Honour, Grand Cross Legion of Honour Grand Cross France - 0.0.00 - 3.9.45 1.20.48
Order of George I (Grand Cross) Order of George I Grand Cross Greece - - - - 6.11.57
Order of the Phoenix Order of the Phoenix Grand Cross Greece - - - - 0.0.00
Military Order of Italy Military Order of Italy Grand Cross Italy - - - - 0.0.00
Order of the Oak Crown (Grand Cross) Order of the Oak Crown Grand Cross Luxembourg - - - - 0.0.00
Order of Ouissam Alaouite (Grand Cross) Order of Ouissam Alaouite Grand Cross Morocco - - - - 0.0.00
Order of Orange-Nassau (Grand Cross) Order of Orange-Nassau Grand Cross Netherlands - - - - 0.0.00
Order of Polonia Restituta, Commander Order of Rebirth of Poland Commander Poland - - 0.0.00 - -
Order of Suvorov Order of Suvorov I class Soviet Union - - - - 5.17.45
Order of Kutuzov Order of Kutuzov I class Soviet Union - - - - 2.27.45
Order of the Bath Order of the Bath Grand Cross United Kingdom - - 6.12.44 10.10.44 0.0.00
  • GC, Legion of Honour, by Henri Bonnet (French Ambassador)

Foreign MedalsEdit

Ribbon Name Country Date
Croix de Guerre 1939-1945, palm Croix de Guerre 1939-1945 France 3.9.45
Cross of War (Luxembourg) Cross of War Luxembourg
War Cross 1939-1945 (Czech) War Cross 1939-1945 Czechoslovakia
Cross of War 1940-1945 (palm) Cross of War 1940-1945 Belgium
Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Medal Queen Elizabeth II Coronation Medal United Kingdom

Academic degree(s)Edit

Degree College/University Location Date
B.S. United States Military Academy West Point, New York 12 Jun, 1915
LL.D. Harvard university Cambridge, Massachusetts 5 Jun, 1947
LL.D. Princeton University Princeton, New Jersey 15 Jun, 1948
LL.D. University of California Los Angeles, California 19 Jun, 1948
S.D. Lafayette College
(Dr. Ralph C. Hutchison)
Easton, Pennsylvania 10 Jun, 1949
D. Int. L. Widener University Chester, Pennsylvania 21 Feb, 1951
LL.D. University of Cambridge Cambridge, England 7 Jun, 1951
M. of M.S. Norwich University
(MC Ernest N. Harmon)
Northfield, Vermont 8 Jun, 1952

Clubs, Organizations, Societies, etc.Edit

Miscellaneous AwardsEdit

Award Name Presenter Date
[[File: Gold Medal Army and Navy Club 1946
[[File: Alfred Kohn Award [[]] 8 Nov, 1946
[[File: Roosevelt Distinguished Service Medal Theodore Roosevelt Group 27 Oct, 1947
[[File: Meritorious Service Medal Jewish War Veterans
(Henry Morgenthsu, Jr.)
1949
[[File: Citizen of the Year award Guardians of the Los Angeles
Jewish Home for the Aging
1956
[[File: Medal for Distinguished Achievement New York State Masons 6 May, 1958
[[File: World Peace Through World Health Award [[]] 31 May, 1961
[[File: Medallion of Valor Israel
(Harry S. Truman)
18 Nov, 1962
[[File: Gold Medal United Service Organizations,
New York
11 Feb, 1968
[[File: George Washington Award Freedom Foundation
(Harold J. Johnson)
21 Feb, 1972
[[File: Theodore Roosevelt Award Collegiate Athletic Association Dec, 1972
Sylvanus Thayer Award Sylvanus Thayer Award United States Military Academy 9 May, 1973
[[File: Distinguished American Award United Service Organizations,
Los Angeles
10 Jun, 1976
[[File: Audie Murphy Patriotism Award Spirit of America Festival 6 Jul, 1977
[[File: Spirit of Independence Award AdvoCare V100 Bowl 17 Dec, 1977
[[File: Humanitarian Award American Red Cross,
Los Angeles Chapter
1979
[[File: Harry S. Truman Good Neighbor Award Harry S. Truman Good Neighbor
Award Foundation
1979
[[File: Murray-Green Award United Service Organizations
[[File: unknown award National Institute of Social Sciences 8 Apr, 1981

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