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West Virginia Distinguished Service Medal


1939

The West Virginia Distinguished Service Medal was created by legislature

1980

The 116th West Virginia Distinguished Service Medal was awarded posthumously to all deceased veterans who were honorably discharged

Other events that happened on or around 1980

Dec 15, 1997

Robert C. Byrd was awarded the West Virginia Distinguished Service Medal

Other events that happened on or around December 15, 1997

2002

The West Virginia Distinguished Service Medal was awarded to Gene Vance who was killed in service in Afghanistan

Other events that happened on or around 2002


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