UNITED STATES NAVY

1. Description: The Vietnam Presidential Unit Citation is 1 3/8 inches wide and consist of the following stripes: 7/16 inch Golden Yellow; 1/8 inch Old Glory Red; 1/16 inch Golden Yellow; 1/8 inch Old Glory Red; 1/16 inch Golden Yellow; 1/8 inch Old Glory Red; and 7/16 inch Golden Yellow. The ribbon is enclosed behind a gold color metal frame.

2. Criteria: The Vietnam Presidential Unit Citation was awarded by the Vietnamese government to all personnel assigned to the Military Assistance Advisory Group, Indo-China during August and September 1954. No device is worn on the ribbon.

3. Background:

    a. The Vietnam Presidential Unit Citation is authorized for permanent wear only.

    b. No streamer is authorized for display as a unit award.