Award Winners All Distinguished Service Medal Winners

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-12 Items- Complete list of Distinguished Service Medal winners since its inception. Photos are included for almost every Distinguished Service Medal winner. Winners of the Distinguished Service Medal in every year are listed here alphabetically, but you can sort this Distinguished Service Medal list by any column. The list you're viewing is made up of different items like Andrew Goodpaster and Tommy Franks.-12 Items-You may want to copy this factual list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social sites you frequent.

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Andrew Goodpaster is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Andrew Jackson Goodpaster was an American Army General. He served as NATO's Supreme Allied Commander, Europe from July 1, 1969 and Commander in Chief of the United States European Command from ...more

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David Petraeus is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
David Howell Petraeus AO is a retired American military officer and public official. He served as Director of the Central Intelligence Agency from September 6, 2011, until his resignation on ...more

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Douglas MacArthur is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Douglas MacArthur was an American five-star general and Field Marshal of the Philippine Army. He was Chief of Staff of the United States Army during the 1930s and played a prominent role in the ...more

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Dwight D. Eisenhower is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower was the 34th President of the United States from 1953 until 1961. He was a five-star general in the United States Army during World War II and served as ...more

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George Marshall is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
George Catlett Marshall, Jr. was an American soldier and statesman famous for his leadership roles during World War II and the Cold War. He was Chief of Staff of the United States Army, ...more

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George S. Patton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
George Smith Patton, Jr. was a United States Army general, who commanded the Seventh United States Army in the Mediterranean and European Theaters of World War II, but is best known for his ...more

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Jimmy Doolittle is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
James Harold "Jimmy" Doolittle was an American aviation pioneer. Doolittle served as a commissioned officer in the United States Army Air Forces during the Second World War and was ...more

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John Baker is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
General John Stuart Baker, AC DSM was an Australian army general. Entering the Australian Royal Military College, Duntroon in 1954, he rose to the most senior position in the Australian Defence ...more

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John J. Pershing is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
John J. Pershing appeared in the 1942 film For Me and My Gal.

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John L. Throckmorton is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
General John Lathrop Throckmorton was born in Kansas City, Missouri on February 28, 1913. After graduating from Culver Military Academy in 1931 he attended and graduated from the United States ...more

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John R. Deane, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
John Russell Deane, Jr. was a highly decorated United States Army officer with the rank of General. He served as commander of the United States Army Materiel Command.

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John Shalikashvili is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
John Malchase David Shalikashvili was a Polish-born United States Army general who served as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and Supreme Allied Commander from 1993 to 1997. He was born in ...more

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Lucius D. Clay is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
General Lucius Dubignon Clay was an American officer and military governor of the United States Army known for his administration of occupied Germany after World War II. Clay was deputy to ...more

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Lyman Lemnitzer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Lyman Louis Lemnitzer was a United States Army general, who served as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from 1960 to 1962. He then served as Supreme Allied Commander of NATO from 1963 to

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Omar Bradley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Omar Nelson "Brad" Bradley was a United States Army field commander in North Africa and Europe during World War II, and a General of the Army. From the Normandy landings through the ...more

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Peter Pace is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Peter Pace is a former United States Marine Corps general who served as the 16th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Pace was the first Marine officer appointed as chairman, and the first ...more

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Philip Cochran is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Philip Gerald Cochran was an officer in the United States Army Air Corps. Cochran developed many tactical air combat, air transport, and air assault techniques during the war, particularly in ...more

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Raymond Albert Wheeler is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Raymond Albert Wheeler was a Lieutenant General in the United States Army. He graduated from the United States Military Academy in 1911. In Autumn 1943, he was appointed to the South East Asia ...more

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Robert Kingston is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Robert Charles Kingston was an United States Army general who served as the commander of U.S. Central Command.

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Robert T. Frederick is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Robert Tryon Frederick was a highly decorated United States Army combat commander during World War II. Frederick commanded the 1st Special Service Force, the 1st Airborne Task Force, the 45th ...more

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Ronald F. Marryott is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Rear Admiral Ronald F. Marryott was the Superintendent of the United States Naval Academy from 1986 to 1988. He served as president and CEO of the George C. Marshall Foundation, and president ...more

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Wesley Clark is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Wesley Kanne Clark, Sr. is a retired General of the United States Army. He graduated as valedictorian of the class of 1966 at West Point and was awarded a Rhodes Scholarship to the University of ...more

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Smedley Butler is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Smedley Darlington Butler was a United States Marine Corps major general, the highest rank authorized at that time, and at the time of his death the most decorated Marine in U.S. history. During ...more

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William Westmoreland is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
William Childs Westmoreland was a United States Army four-star general. General Westmoreland was in command of all US military operations in the Vietnam War from 1964 to 1968, including during ...more

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Stephen Jay Gould is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Stephen Jay Gould was an American paleontologist, evolutionary biologist and historian of science. He was also one of the most influential and widely read writers of popular science of his ...more

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Winston Churchill is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, KG, OM, CH, TD, DL, FRS, RA was a British politician who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955. Widely ...more

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Telford Taylor is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Telford Taylor was an American lawyer best known for his role in the Counsel for the Prosecution at the Nuremberg Trials after World War II, his opposition to Senator Joseph McCarthy in the ...more

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Tommy Franks is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
Tommy Ray Franks is a retired general in the United States Army. His last Army post was as the Commander of the U.S. Central Command, overseeing U.S. military operations in a 25-country region, ...more

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William T. Lord is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list All Distinguished Service Medal Winners
William T. Lord was the Chief of Warfighting Integration and Chief Information Officer, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force, the Pentagon, Washington, D.C. Prior to his retirement, General ...more