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The Philippine Campaign Medal

The Philippine Campaign Medal was issued to officers and enlisted men of the Navy who served in the Navy in Philippine waters and were attached to one of the following vessels between the dates mentioned (Special Order No. 81 of 27 June 1908):

[Historical note: This medal originally had the gold-and-red ribbon illustrated at right. The colors were changed (photo below) in 1915 to correspond with the colors of the Army's Philippine Campaign Medal and in deference to the Spanish national colors, a nation with which we no longer were at war.]

USS Albany        22 Nov 1900-26 Dec 1900
                  29 Feb - 3 Jul 1901
USS Albay         21 May 1899 - 5 Mar 1900
                  12 Sep - 6 Oct 1900
                  19 Nov 1901 - 4 Jul 1902
                  17 Sep - 20 Nov 1902
                  31 Jan - 30 Jun 1903
USS Annapolis     24 Apr 1900- 1 Aug 1902
                  10 Feb - 20 Feb 1903
                  22 Mar - 11 Apr 1903
USS Arayat        10 Aug 1900 - 4 Jul 1902
USS Arethust       5 Dec 1900 - 4 Jul 1902
USS Baltimore      4 Feb 1899 - 5 Apr 1900
USS Barry          6 May - 11 May 1905
USS Basco          2 Jun 1899 - 4 Jul 1902
USS Bennington    22 Feb - 5 Jul 1899
                  15 Jul 1899 - 5 Apr 1900
                  27 May 1900 - 3 Jan 1901
USS Boston         4 Feb - 8 Jun 1899
USS Brooklyn      16 Dec 1899 - 28 Mar 1900
                  28 May 1900 - 26 Jun 1900
                   3 Nov 1900 - 31 Jan 1901
                  27 Feb 1901 - 10 Apr 1901
                   7 Aug 1901 - 26 Sep 1901
                  13 Feb - 28 Feb 1902
USS Buffalo        4 Feb 23 Mar 1899
                  14 Aug - 21 Aug 1900
                  26 Feb - 8 Mar 1901
                  25 Mar - 4 Apr 1901
USS Calamianes     4 Aug 1899 - 1 Mar 1900
                  23 Apr - 10 Aug 1900
                   6 Oct 1900 - 6 Jun 1901
                  27 Jan - 4 Jul 1902
USS Callao         4 Feb 1899 - 21 Feb 1901
USS Castine       21 Apr 1899 - 18 Jan 1900
                  19 Sep 1900 - 23 Jun 1901
USS Celtic        30 Mar - 20 May 1899
                   8 Sep - 20 Nov 1899
                  22 Feb - 8 May 1900
                   9 Jul - l0 Dec 1900
                   3 Apr - 4 Jun 1901
                   1 Sep - 5 Oct 1901
                  11 Jan - 18 Feb 1902
                  18 Jun - 4 Jul 1902
USS Charleston     4 Feb - 2 Nov 1899
USS Chauncey       6 May - 11 May 1905
USS Concord        4 Feb 1899 - 17 Mar 1900
                  27 May 1900- 18 Feb 1901
USS Culgoa         4 Feb 1899 - 13 Jan 1900
                  22 Apr - 16 Jun 1900
                   1 Nov 1900 - 9 Feb 1901
                  20 May - 23 Jul 1901
USS Don Juan
de Austria        28 Nov 1900 - 25 Jul 1901
                   3 Sep 1901 - 22 May 1902
                  22 Aug - 16 Sep 1902
                   8 Feb - 12 Apr 1903
USS Frolic        24 Apr 1901 - 4 Jul 1902
                  31 Jan - 15 Jul 1903
                   9 Oct - 12 Nov 1905
USS Gardoqui       2 Jun 1899 - 23 Apr 1900
                  26 Sep - 3 Oct 1900
                  30 Nov 1900 - 15 Feb l 902
                   1 Oct - 31 Dec 1904
USS General Alava  9 Mar 1900 - 4 Jul 1902
USS Glacier       15 Jul - 4 Aug 1899
                   4 Sep 1899 - 2 Mar 1900
                  27 May - 12 Aug 1900
                   6 Jan - 16 Apr 1901
                  12 Jul - 12 Aug 1901
                   7 Nov - 2 Dec 1901
                  30 Mar - 8 May 1902
USS Helena        19 Feb 1899 - 9 Oct 1900
USS Iris          18 Mar - 16 Nov 1899
                  14 Dec 1899 - 16 Jan 1900
                  31 May - 21 Jun 1900
                   1 Aug 1900 - 27 Apr 1901
                  18 Jul 1901 - 4 Jul 1902
USS Isla de Cuba  19 May 1900 - 11 Mar 1902
                  23 Jun - 4 Jul 1902
                  21 Jul - 3 Aug 1902
                   2 Sep - 17 Oct 1902
                  21 Apr - 9 May 1903
                  20 Jun - 15 Jul 1903
                  31 Mar 1900 - 12 Jan 1901
                  25 May 1901 - 4 Jul 1902
USS Kentucky       3 Feb - 9 Feb 1901
                   9 Apr - 29 May 1901
                  28 Jun - 29 Aug 1901
                  10 Mar - 8 Apr 1902
USS Leyte         19 Mar - 12 Sep 1900
                  29 Sep 1900 - 27 Jan 1902
USS Manila         4 Feb 1899 - 15 Apr 1902
USS Manileno      26 May 1899 - 31 Oct 1900
USS Marietta       3 Jan - 22 Sep 1900
                  20 Nov 1900 - 3 Jun 1901
USS Mariveles     17 Jun 1899 - 14 Mar 1900
                  16 Aug - 22 Aug 1900
                   1 May 1901 - 4 Jul 1902
USS Mindoro       11 Jun 1899 - 23 Apr 1900
                  31 Oct 1900 - 26 Sep 1901
                  31 Aug - 31 Dec 1904
USS Monadnock      4 Feb 1899 - 1 Jan 1900
                   3 Apr - 27 Oct 1900
USS Monterey       4 Feb 1899 - 6 Apr 1900
USS Nanshan        4 Feb 1899 - 8 Aug 1900
                  11 Sep 1900 - 27 Jan 1901
                  28 Mar - 8 Jul 1901
                   8 Oct 1901 - 4 Feb 1902
USS Nashville     31 Dec 1899 - 8 Jun 1900
                   2 Feb - 22 Jun 1901
USS Newark        25 Nov 1899 - 20 Mar 1900
                   3 Apr - 7 Apr 1900
                  18 Aug - 30 Nov 1900
                  22 Dec 1900 - 2 Mar 1901
USS New Orleans   21 Dec 1899 - 19 Feb 1900
                  22 May - 15 Aug 1900
USS New York      20 May - 25 Jun 1901
                  27 Aug 1901 - 13 Mar 1902
USS Olympia        4 Feb - 20 May 1899
USS Oregon        18 Mar - 7 Oct 1899
                   8 Nov 1899 - 13 Feb 1900
USS Pampanga       8 Jun 1899 - 29 Sep 1900
                  15 Dec 1900 - 18 Jun 1902
                  11 Mar - 12 Apr 1904
                   4 May - 11 May 1904
                  30 May - 9 Jul 1904
                  30 Jul - 4 Dec 1904
                   2 Mar- 10 Mar 1906
                  16 Aug - 15 Scp 1906
USS Panay          2 Jun 1899 - 4 Jul 1902
USS Paragua       22 May 1899 - 4 Jul 1902
                   2 Nov - 29 Nov 1904
                  15 Mar - 2 Apr 1905
                  23 Apr - 30 May 1905
USS Petrel         4 Feb - 17 Aug 1899
                  13 Jan 1900 - 12 Jun 1901
USS Piscataqua    24 Apr 1901 - 4 Jul 1902
USS Princeton     16 Apr - 8 Aug 1899
                  15 Oct 1899 - 26 Jun 1900
                   4 Dec 1900 - 26 Oct 1901
                  13 Dec 1901 - 20 Jul 1902
                   9 Feb - 5 Apr 1903
USS Quiros        14 Mar 1900 - 2 Aug 1902
                  31 Aug - 25 Nov 1902
                  30 Jan - 3 May 1903
                  29 Jun - 15 Jul 1903
USS Rainbow        3 Apr - 4 Jul 1902
                  28 Nov - 4 Dec 1904
USS Samar         26 May 1899 - 10 Oct 1901
                  19 Jun - 29 Nov 1902
                  31 Jan 1903 - 8 Feb 1904
                  22 Mar - 5 Aug 1904
USS Solace        11 Dec - 22 Dec 1900
                  15 Jan - 24 Jan 1901
                  27 May - 12 Jun 1901
                  19 Jul - 28 Jul 1901
                  20 Dec - 31 Dec 1901
                  18 Jan - 25 Jan 1902
USS Urdaneta      22 Jun 1899 - 17 Sep 1900
                  12 May - 26 Sep 1900
                   3 Oct 1900 - 4 Jul 1902
USS Vicksburg      2 Feb - 13 Nov 1901
                   2 Jun - 4 Jul 1902
USS Villalobos     5 Mar 1900 - 4 Jul 1902
USS Wheeling      14 Apr 1899 - 13 Jan 1900
                  10 Mar - 21 Mar 1900
USS Wilmington    20 Jan - 10 May 1901
USS Wompatuck     24 Apr 1901 - 4 Jul 1902
USS Yorktown      23 Feb - 12 Jul 1899
                   3 Aug 1899 - 9 Apr 1900
                  17 Sep 1900 - 23 May ]901
                  11 Sep - 28 Sep 1901
                  17 Nov 1901 - 15 Apr 1902
USS Yosemite      18 Jul - 1 Aug 1899
                  14 Jun - 30 Jun 1900
                   7 Aug - 12 Aug 1900
USS Zafiro         4 Feb - 10 Jun 1899
                   6 Jul - 4 Aug 1899
                  20 Aug - 13 Oct 1899
                   3 Nov - 10 Nov 1899
                  27 Nov 1899 - 21 Mar 1900
                   3 Jun - 21 Jun 1900
                  20 Oct 1900 - 27 Aug 1901
                  11 Oct 1901 - 15 Feb 1902

Officers and men on duty at:
  Cavite, P.I.               4 Feb 1899 - 4 Jul 1902
  Olongapo, P.I.             4 Feb 1899 - 4 Jul 1902
  Polloc, P.I.               4 Feb 1899 - 3 Jun 1904
  Isabella de Basilan, P.I.  4 Feb 1899 - 15 Jul 1903

Source: U.S. Navy Awards Manual, 1948, 1953

21 June 1998