The Philippine Independence Medal (PIR) is a decoration presented by the Republic of the Philippines to recognize members of the military who served in multiple Philippine operations during World War II. To be eligible for this award the individual must have received the Philippine defense Medal as well as the Philippine Liberation Medal. Additionally, they must have served on active duty in the Philippines after July, 4 1946.
Steve McQueen joined the Marines Corps at 17 in 1947 and worked as a tank driver. He received a commendation for rescuing five Marines in a training accident.
The European - African - Middle Eastern Campaign Medal (EAMECM) is a military award that recognizes the service of U.S. Armed Forces personnel who preformed military duty in the European Theater during World War II. Created on November 6th, 1942 by President Franklin D. Roosevelt's Executive Order 9265 it was originally just a ribbon and there was not a full sized medal until 1947. The first recipient of the medal was General of the Army Dwight Eisenhower.
The China Relief Medal - Marine Corps is an award of the United States Navy and Marine Corps. The medal was to recognize the Navy and Marine Corps' participation in the China Relief Expedition during the Boxer Rebellion. Created on June 27th, 1908, the medal was awarded to Navy Sailors and Marine Corpsmen who performed military duty in China between the dates of May 24th, 1900 and May 17th, 1901.