MIL Army: If I have 3 overseas service ribbons, do I put a '3' numeral on the ribbon?

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  1. Mint Berry Crunch

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    The guy at MCSS said to use a 2 but I think it should be a 3?
     
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    BTW - Korea doesn't get an Overseas anymore...
     
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    That's what I thought also but when I went to update my ERB today (for different reasons) they said I was missing a bunch of stuff. I never wore an OSR (I was expecting my first when I left Germany) but they said I was entitled to three. Apparently they changed the criteria in the 11 December 2006 revision of AR 600-8-22. (the Army eliminated the policy which had restricted the awarding of the Overseas Service Ribbon when another campaign or service medal is awarded)

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    I'll read it tomorrow and update this thread with my thoughts. If so, I'll be pissed because that will change my ribbon set. Fuck.
     
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    You actually put a number on it?

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    You don't put devices on your ribbons? :coolugh:
     
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    MrRyan Gary Johnson 2016 OT Supporter

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    It's the only ribbon that you do.
     
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    MrRyan Gary Johnson 2016 OT Supporter

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    Opening the reg now
     
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    MrRyan Gary Johnson 2016 OT Supporter

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    Sure as shit, he be right. Fuck.
     
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    USMC, we put stars n shit on ours, not numbers, :hsughno:

    i got 3 overseas ribbons so i put 2 bronze starts on it ...
     
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    brackac Fuck all of this. OT Supporter

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    brackac Fuck all of this. OT Supporter

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    Bumping this because I can. Let me give the Oak Leaf a hint, the backbone of the Army.
     

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