Joint Meritorious Unit Award to Defense Threat Reduction Agency

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The Joint Chiefs of Staff has awarded the Joint Meritorious Unit Award (JMUA) to Defense Threat Reduction Agency.

The inclusive period of the JMUA to Defense Threat Reduction Agency is from 1 May 2012 to 1 November 2014.

This award is only for Defense Threat Reduction Agency personnel of the Armed Forces of the United States who were present at the time and directly participated in the service or achievement for 30 days or more, or for the period cited if less than 30 days shall be authorized to wear the JMUA Ribbon. Personnel must be permanently assigned and/or attached by official orders to the joint unit receiving the JMUA. Local commanders may waive, on an individual basis, the 30-day minimum requirement for individuals (Reserve personnel on active duty and temporary duty and/or temporarily assigned duty personnel) who, in the opinion of the commander contributed directly to the achievement cited, and were assigned on official orders to the awarded unit during the approved time frames. Service units and individuals assigned to Service units in support of this organization are not eligible for this award .

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