Category:Civil decorations of the United States Department of Defense
This category contains items pertaining to civil decorations awarded by the US Department of Defense. For military decorations awarded by the the Department of Defense, please see Category:Military decorations of the United States Department of Defense.
The Department's highest civilian awards are:
- The Department of Defense Medal for Distinguished Public Service is the highest award that is presented by the Secretary of Defense to a private citizen, politician, non-career Federal employee, or foreign national.
- The Department of Defense Distinguished Civilian Service Award and accompanying Distinguished Civilian Service Medal is the highest award given by the United States Department of Defense to career DoD civilian employees.
- The Office of the Secretary of the Defense Medal for Valor is the highest civilian award for valor presented by the Department of Defense. (The act must be related to the Dept. of Defense.)
This category has only the following subcategory.