|Left: American Defense Service Medal|
Center: Army Good Conduct Medal
Right: World War II Victory Medal
- American Defense Service Medal: Intended to recognize those military service members who had served on active duty between September 8, 1939 and December 7, 1941.
- Army Good Conduct Medal: Awarded to any active-duty enlisted member of the U.S. military who completes three consecutive years of ‘honorable and faithful service.’
- World War II Victory Medal: Awarded to any member of the U.S. military, including members of the armed forces of the Government of the Philippine Islands, who served on active duty, or as a reservist, between December 7, 1941 and December 31, 1946.
*A stevedore is a waterfront manual laborer who is involved in loading and unloading ships (Wikipedia).