United States Navy
Sample Display Recognitions
You have four display types to choose from:
Black & White (No Color)
Heavy Bond Enclosure
|Heavy Bond Enclosure|
Trimmed in Appearance Gold
Ready for Mantle or Shelf Display
You must submit ONE of the following:
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:
|Style||Price||Shipping||Total||Full Color .PDF (Printable)||$7.50||Emailed||$7.50||Published Document only (Full Color)||$14.00||$12.60 USPS||$26.60||Published Document in Heavy Bond Enclosure (Full Color)||$19.00||$12.60 USPS||$31.60||Full Color Printable Certificates
on CD-Rom (minimum 20 Certificates)
You may apply for your Display Recognition using a...
(* Upon reception of required documentation)
Complete and MAIL this APPLICATION FORM.
Don't forget to include a copy of your DD-214 or other pre-arranged document(s).
Telephone: 1-562-422-4100 (Pacific Time Zone)
The Pistol Marksmanship ribbon was established on October 14, 1969, by the Secretary of the Navy John H. Chafee when he redesignated the ribbon to the Expert Pistol Shot Medal to permit marksman and sharpshooters to wear the ribbon for qualifying below the expert level.
The Pistol Marksmanship ribbon has been in effect since October 14, 1969.
The Pistol Marksmanship ribbon is worn for scoring at the marksman, sharpshooter or expert level of qualification on a prescribed course of fire for the rifle.
Order of Precedence
The Pistol Marksmanship ribbon is worn after all other ribbons.
Qualification at the marksman level entitles the individual to wear the ribbon without device.
Qualification at the sharpshooter level is indicated by a bronze letter "S"
Qualification at the Expert level is indicated by a silver "E" on the ribbon.