Deterrent Patrol Insignia
Sample Display Recognition
You have four display types to choose from:
Black & White (No Color)
Heavy Bond Enclosure
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Colors: Regal, Black, Navy
Trimmed in Appearance Gold
Ready for Mantle or Shelf Display
You must submit the followind:
This Display Recognition is available ONLY to authorized recipients who possess orders, or authorization form, or release documentation that confirms award eligibility. (See "Issue Requirements"). To obtain either a Display Medal or a Display Recognition for your authorized award you will be required to provide military-issued documentation authorizing your award. There are no exceptions.
You must NOT submit a military issued document or photocopy that:
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on CD-Rom (minimum 20 Certificates)
You may apply for your Display Recognition using a...
(* Upon reception of required documentation)
Please complete and MAIL this APPLICATION FORM.
Don't forget to include an unaltered COPY of your DD-214, WD AGO 53-55 or other pre-arranged document(s).
Deterrent Patrol Insignia Display Recognition Inquiry
Telephone: 1-562-422-4100 (Pacific Time Zone)
Deterrent Patrol Insignia
You have endured and excelled in rigorous training to master the combat art of your Profession, having served Honorably to protect and defend the United States of America from its enemies, both foreign and domestic, receive the thanks and appreciation of a grateful Nation.
A. SSBN Deterrent Patrol Insignia. A silver or gold metal pin showing the broad-side view of a "LAFAYETTE" class SSBN proceeding sub-merged, with a POLARIS missile circled by three electron paths, centered in the foreground, and a scroff across the bottom of missile and submarine. Gold or silver stars, with silver given priority, are mounted on the scroll in the order shown on diagram at left to indicate each additional patrol, as follows
(1) Silver pin alone, without stars, one patrol.
(2) Add a gold star for each additional patrol (maximum four gold stars).
(3) Patrol pin with silver star, six patrols.
(4) Add a gold star for each additional patrol (maximum four stars).
(5) in with two silver stars, eleven patrols.
(6) Add a gold star for each additional patrol (maximum four gold stars.
(7) Pin with three silver stars, sixteen patrols.
(8) Add a gold star for each additional patrol (maximum three gold stars).
(9) Gold patrol pin, 20 pa-trols.
(10) Repeat sequence adding gold stars for each additional patrol (maximum four gold stars) and a silver star for each additional five patrols.