Distinguished Service Medal
The Distinguished Service Medal is awarded to any man or woman who has distinguished himself of herself by exceptionally meritorious service to the government of the United States.
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Ellsworth D. Foster ed. The American Educator (vol. 3) (Chicago, IL: Ralph Durham Company, 1921)