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WHAT IS THE PRIMARY SOURCE OF INFORMATION ON DECORATIONS, MEDALS, AND AWARDS?
THE NAVY AND MARINE CORPS AWARDS MANUAL , SECNAVIST 1650.1G.
WHAT IS A MILITARY DECORATION?
A PERSONAL AWARD GIVEN TO AN INDIVIDUAL FOR A SPECIFIC ACT OF ACTS OF GALLANTRY OR MERITORIOUS SERVICE.
WHAT DECORATIONS TAKE PRECEDENCE OVERALL OTHER AWARDS IN IMPORTANCE AND PRESENTATION WHEN WORN?
MILITARY DECORATIONS.
WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF A UNIT AWARD?
TO FOSTER UNIT MORALE, INCENTIVE, AND ESPIRIT DE CORPS THROUGH PROMPT RECOGNITION OF OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE OF GROUP EFFORTS.
WHAT ARE THE FIVE UNIT AWARDS, IN THE ORDER OF PRECEDENCE?
THE PRESIDENTIAL UNIT CITATION, JOINT MERITORIOUS UNIT AWARD, THE NAVY UNIT COMMENDATION, THE MERITORIOUS UNIT COMMENDATION, AND THE NAVY "E" RIBBON.
WHAT IS A CAMPAIGN OR SERVICE AWARD?
AN AWARD ISSUED TO AN INDIVIDUAL TO DENOTE PARTICIPATION IN A CAMPAIGN, WAR, NATIONAL EMERGENCY, OR EXPEDITION, OR TO DENOTE SERVICE REQUIREMENTS FULFILLED IN A NOTEWORTHY MANNER.
WHAT MEDAL/RIBBON HAS THE HIGHEST ORDER OF PRECEDENCE OF CAMPAIGN AND SERVICE AWARDS?
GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL(NAVY AND MARINE CORPS)
WHAT FORM IS USED TO RECOMMEND A PERSONAL AWARD?
PERSONAL AWARD RECOMMENDATION, OPNAV 1650/3
WHAT NONMILITARY DECORATIONS MAY BE EARNED BY NAVY MEMBERS?
PRESIDENTAL MEDAL OF FREEDOM, NATIONAL SECURITY MEDAL, LIFESAVING MEDALS (GOLD AND SILVER), NATIONAL SCIENCES MEDAL, AND THE NATIONAL AERONAUTICAL AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION DISTNGUISHED FLYING CROSS, NAVY AND MARINE CORPS MEDAL, BRONZE STAR MEDAL, AIR MEDAL, AND THE NAVY COMMENDATION MEDAL.
WHAT UNITED STATES DECORATIONS MAY THE NAVY LEGALLY AWARD TO FOREIGN PERSONNEL?
NAVY CROSS, DISTINGUISHED SERVICE MEDAL, SILVER STAR MEDAL, LEGION OF MERIT, DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS, NAVY AND MARINE CORPS MEDAL, BRONZE STAR MEDAL, AIR MDEAL, AND THE NAVY COMMENDATION MEDAL.
WHAT U.S. DECORATIONS MAY NOT BE AWARDED TO PERSONNEL OF FOREIGN NATIONS?
MEDAL OF HONOR, MERITORIOUS SERVICE MEDAL, NAVY ACHIEVEMENT MEDAL, PURPLE HEART AND COMBAT ACTION RIBBON.
WHO MAY SUBMIT A RECOMMENDATION FOR THE AWARD OF A MILITARY DECORATIONS?
ANY COMMISSIONED OFFICER, SENIOR TO THE INDIVIDUAL BEING RECOMMENDED, WHO HAS KNOWLEDGE OF AN ACT, ACHEVEMENT, OR SERVICE.
WHAT IS THE PROCEDURE FOR A SENIOR OFFICER OTHER THAN THE COMMANDING OFFICER OF THE INDIVIDUAL CONCERNED TO MAKE AN AWARD RECOMMENDATION?
THE RECOMMENDATION IS SENT TO THE MEMBER'S COMMANDING OFFICER FOR ENDORSEMENT.
WHAT DETERMINES THE AWARDING AUTHORITY IN THE TO BLOCK OF THE PERSONAL AWARD RECOMMENDATIONS, OPNAV 1650/3?
THE PRECEDENCE OF THE AWARD BEING RECOMMENDED.
WHAT IS CONTAINED IN BLOCK 25 (SUMMARY OF ACTION) OF THE OPNAV 1650/3?
A DETAILED NARRATIVE OF THE EVENTS AND ACTIONS OF THE MEMBER THAT LED TO THE AWARD RECOMMENDATION AND JUSTIFICATIONS FOR THE AWARD RECOMMENDATION.
HOW LONG AFTER THE DATE OF AN AWARD ACT, CAN THE MEDAL OF HONOR, NAVY CROSS, SILVER CROSS MEDAL, OR NAVY AND MARINE CORPS MEDAL BE AWARDED, UNLESS SPECIFICALLY WAIVED BY SECNAV?
WITHIN 5 YEAR.
THE AWARD OF WHAT MEDAL AUTHORIZES RECIPIENTS TO TRAVEL IN AIRCRAFT OF THE ARMED SERVICES ON A "SPACE-AVAILABLE" BASIS WITHIN CONUS?
MEDAL OF HONOR
THE AWARD OF WHAT AUTHORIZES THE MEMBER TO RECEIVE A SPECIAL PENSION OF $200 PER MONTH?
MEDAL OF HONOR
WHEN MAY A MEMBER HAVE HIS/HER RETIREMENT PAY INCREASED BY 10% PROVIDED IT DOESN'T EXCEED THE MAXIMUM OF 75% LIMIT?
WHEN SECNAV CREDITS THE PERSON WITH EXTRAORDINARY HEROISM IN THE LINE OF DUTY.
WHAT IS ENGRAVED ON THE BACK OF THE MEDAL OF HONOR MEDAL?
THE NAME, GRADE, SERVICE, AND THE WORDS, "FOR ACTION ABOVE AND BEYOND THE CALL OF DUTY IN (AREA) ON (DATE)."
WHAT AWARDS DO NOT HAVE MEDALS AND MEDAL PENDANTS AUTHORIZED?
UNIT AWARDS
WHAT IS REQUIRED FOR A WOUND TO QUALIFY A MEMBER FOR THE AWARD OF THE PURPLE HEART, EXCEPT IN THE CASE OF A PRISONER OF WAR (POW)?
THE WOUND MUST HAVE REQUIRED TREATMENT BE A MEDICAL OFFICER.
WHAT MEDAL USES BRONZE ARABIC NUMERALS?
AIR MEDAL TO DENOTE TOTAL NUMBER OF STRIKE/FLIGHT AWARDS.
WHAT SIZE STAR IS WORN ON A NAVAL MILITARY DECORATION?
5/16
HOW MANY YEARS OF CONTINUOS SERVICE MUST ONE HAVE TO EARN THE GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL?
3 YEARS
WHAT MEDAL CAN NOT BE AWARDED TO PERSONNEL OF FOREIGN NATIONS?
MEDAL OF HONOR,MERITORIOUS SERVICE MEDAL, NAVY ACHIEVEMENT MEDAL, PURPLE HEART AND COMBAT ACTION RIBBON.
WHAT SIZE STAR IS WORN FOR UNIT, CAMPAIGN AND SERVICE AWARDS, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF NAVY "E" RIBBON?
3/16
WHAT SIZE STAR IS WORN ON MINATURE MEDALS?
1/8
HOW ARE GOLD STARS USED?
USED IN LIEU OF MULTIPLES OF 3'S
SILVER STARS
USED IN LIEU IN MULTIPLES OF 5'S
WHERE IS THE SILVER "E"(1/4 INCH BLOCK)WORN?
WEAR ON RIBBON BAR OF THE EXPERT RIFLEMAN AND EXPERT PISTOL SHOT MEDALS.
BRONZE "E" (1/4 INCH BLOCK)
WEAR ON THE NAVY RIFLE/PISTOL MARKSMANSHIP RIBBON BARFOR THOSE WHO QUALIFY AS SHARPSHOOTER.
WHAT SIZE STAR IS WORN ON MILITARY DECORATIONS?
5/16-LARGE
WHAT SIZE STAR IS WORN ON UNIT, CAMPAIGN, AND SERVICE AWARDS, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE NAVY "E" RIBBON?
3/16
WHAT SIZE STAR IS WORN ON MINATURE MEDALS?
1/8
WHEN ARE SILVER STARS USED?
IN LIEU OF MULTIPLES OF 5 GOLD STARS
WHEN ARE GOLD STARS USED?
2ND, 5TH, 7TH-10TH
WHAT SIZE LETTER DEVICE IS WORN THE EXPERT RIFLEMAN AND EXPERT PISTOL SHOT MEDAL?
SILVER E 1/4
WHAT SIZE LETTER DEVICE IS WORN ON THE NAVY "E" RIBBON FOR 1ST, 2ND, AND 3RD AWARDS?
SILVER E 3/16
WHAT SIZE LETTER IS WORN ON THE BRONZE "S" FOR SHARP SHOOTERS?
BRONZE S 1/4
A CLASSFIED AWARD CONTAINS WHAT TYPE OF CITATION?
UNCLASSIFIED
AN IMPACT AWARD IS FOR SHORT DURATION AND A SPECIFIC ACHIEVEMENT. UP TO HOW MANY MONTHS CAN AN IMPACT AWARD COVER?
UP TO 3 MONTHS
TRUE OR FALSE. MID TOUR AWARDS ARE ALLOWED.
FALSE
TRUE OR FALSE. COMMANDERS CANNOT APPROVE AWARDS FOR ANY MEMBER WHO IS CONSIDERED PERSONAL STAFF.
TRUE. THE AWARDS MUST GO TO THE IMMEDIATE SUPERIOR
FOR WHAT AWARDS HAS THE SECRETARY OF THE NAVY BEEN DELEGATED TO AWARD?
JSCM AND JSAM
THE MEDAL OF HONOR IS APPROVED AND AWARDED BY WHOM?
THE PRESIDENT IN THE NAME OF CONGRESS
HOW MANY AWARDS CAN BE MADE FOR THE SAME ACT, ACHIEVEMENT, OR PERIOD OF MERITORIOUS SERVICE?
ONLY ONE AWARD
WHAT IS THE NAME OF THE NAVY'S RETIREMENT AWARD?
THE NAVY DOESN'T HAVE AN RETIREMENT AWARD
WHEN CAN A MILITARY AWARD BE AWARDED TO A CIVILIAN?
WHEN A CIVILIAN AWARD IS CLEARLY NOT APPROPRIATE
WHERE ARE PERSONAL AWARD PACKAGES FORWARDED?
BUPERS (PERS 313C)
THE DEFENSE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE MEDAL AND DEFENSE SUPERIOR SERVICE MEDAL ARE APPROVED BY WHOM?
THE SECDEF IN THE NAME OF THE PRESIDENT
THE NAVY CROSS, DISTINGUISHED SERVICE MEDAL, AND SILVER STAR MEDAL ARE APPROVED AND AWARDED BY WHOM?
SECNAV IN THE NAME IN THE NAME OF THE PRESIDENT
THE LEGION OF MERIT, DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS, NAVY AND MARINE CORPS MEDAL, BRONZE STAR MEDAL, PURPLE HEART, AND AIR MEDAL ARE AWARDED BY WHOM?
SECNAV AND CNO, OR CMC IN THE NAME OF THE PRESIDENT
JSCM AND JSAM MAY BE APPROVED AND AWARDED BY WHOM?
SECNAV IN THE NAME SECDEF
THE NAVY AND MARINE CORPS COMMENDATION MEDAL AND NAVY AND MARINE CORPS ACHIEVEMENT MEDALS ARE APPROVED AND AWARDED BY WHOM?
SECNAV
COMBAT ACTION RIBBON IS APPROVED BY WHOM?
SECNAV
WHAT AWARD REMAINS AT CNO/CMC LEVEL?
LEGION OF MERIT
HOW WILL ALL STARS BE WORN ON?
WITH TWO POINTS(RAYS) POINTING DOWN
HOW ARE CAMPAIGN AND SERVICE AWARDS ENTERED INTO AIMS?
BY UNIT NOT BY SERVICE MEMBERS
ON WHAT AWARDS IS THE OAK LEAF CLUSTER WORN?
SERVICE AND SUSPENSION RIBBON OF ALL DEFENSE, ARMY, AND AIR FORCE, AND JOINT UNIT AWARD. (SIZE 13/32)
ON WHAT PAGE ARE AWARDS ENTERED INTO YOUR SERVICE RECORDS?
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NAVPERS 1650/1
GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL CERTIFICATE
NAVSO 1650/11
NAVY AND MARINE CORPS COMMENDATION MEDAL
NAVSO 1650/12
NAVY AND MARINE CORPS ACHIEVEMENT MEDAL
THE MEDAL OF HONOR CAN ONLY BE ORDERED BY WHOM?
CNO
WHAT CAMPAIGN AND SERVICE AWARD IS THE MOST IMPORTANT?
PRISONER OF WAR MEDAL
WHAT CAMPAIGN AND SERVICE AWARD IS THE 2ND MOST IMPORTANT?
GOOD CONDUCT MEDAL
LIST THE FOREIGN UNIT AWARDS IN IRDER IF PRECEDENCE
PHILIPPINE PRESIDENTIAL UNIT CUTATION, KOREAN PRESIDENTIAL UNIT CITATION, VIETNAM PRESIDENTIAL UNIT CITATION, REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM MERITORIOUS UNIT CITATION
NON U.S. MILITARY SERVICE MEDALS
UNITED NATIONS SERVICE MEDAL, UNITED NATIONS MEDAL, NATO MEDAL, MULTINATIONAL FORCE AND OBSERVERS MEDAL, INTER-AMERICAN DEFENSE BOARD MEDAL
FOREIGN SERVICE MEDALS
REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM CAMPAIGN MEDAL, KUWAIT LIBERATION MEDAL(SAUDIA ARABIA, KUWAIT LIBERATION MEDAL (KUWAIT), REPUBLIC OF KOREA WAR SERVICE MEDAL