The Sturgis Medal is named in honor of Lt. Gen. Samuel D. Sturgis, Jr., USA. It is presented for outstanding contributions to military troop construction and/or base maintenance by demonstrated technical and leadership ability. The medal was first awarded in 1974.
Eligibility: One to an enlisted member of the Army active component, the Army Reserve, and the Army National Guard in these career fields: combat engineering, construction and utilities, power production, heavy equipment and maintenance, drafting, surveying, printing, special electrical devices instrument repairman, and reproduction repairman.
Nomination Criteria: Accomplishments and contributions to military troop construction and/or base maintenance by demonstrated technical and leadership ability.
Please reference FLW Pam 672-1 for information regarding the nomination process.