The Department of Transportation [Secretary's] Award for Superior Achievement Ribbon honors individuals who demonstrate excellence in the execution of their duties on behalf of the Department of Transportation.
The Joint Chiefs of Staff Distinguished Public Service Ribbon honors individuals not primarily employed by the United States government who make outstanding contributions or carry out other noteworthy service on behalf of the Department of Defense, Joint Staff, or subsidiary bodies in the spirit of public improvement. It is the highest public service award bestowed by the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Now obsolete, the Coast Guard Auxiliary Air Observer Ribbon was awarded to members of the United States Coast Guard for performed meritorious service while searching for and assisting vessels and individuals in distress in and near waters.
The Tennessee National Guard Army Volunteer Recruiting & Retention Ribbon honors Tennessee Army National Guard recruiters who successfully secure ten new enlistments and other members who successfully secure five new enlistments.
The Tennessee National Guard Governor’s Meritorious Unit Citation Ribbon honors Tennessee National Guard units that carry out exemplary service in active duty.
The South Dakota National Guard Berlin Crisis Ribbon honors South Dakota National Guard members who carried out service during the Berlin Crisis following mobilization in October 1961.
The South Carolina National Guard Governor’s Unit Citation honors South Carolina National Guard units that set themselves apart from other comparable units through outstanding service.
The South Carolina National Guard Meritorious Service Medal honors South Carolina National Guard members an civilians who carry out exceptional service in excess of normal expectations on behalf of South Carolina or the country.