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Bronze Star with "V" Device

* Interesting Notes:

LTC Moore is the only known AMEDD recipient of the Bronze Star with “V” device during Operation Urgent Fury in Grenada

* Denotes Posthumous Award

Lieutenant Colonel, Medical Service Corps, U.S. Army
Date of Action: 25 to 27 October 1983
Citation Narrative Needed:
By direction of the President, under the provisions of Executive Order 11046, 24 August 1962, the Bronze Star Medal with “V” device for heroic achievement in connection with military operations against an armed enemy is awarded to Lieutenant Colonel James F. Moore, Medical Service Corps, United States Army distinguished himself for heroism in connection with military operations against a hostile force from 25 – 27 October 1983 on the island of Grenada. Lieutenant Colonel Moore’s heroic actions and determination in this hazardous situation were in keeping of the finest traditions of the Army Medical Department and reflect great credit upon himself, his unit, and the United States Army.
General Orders: General Order number 19, Headquarters, Department of the Army, 23 June 1984