Renowned for their advancing skill and proven leadership potential, those who earn the rate of Lieutenant Junior Grade strengthen the Navy’s ability to meet its mission.
Proficient in full range of tasks, including navigation, communication, engineering, and equipment maintenance, their expanding expertise is essential to the success of all Navy operations. As trusted leaders, they communicate vital technical and tactical information to their superiors, contributing to the efficient completion of every mission. Employing a practical decision-making style and steady command, they are an essential component of America’s Navy.
This coin honors the skill, commitment, and courage of all those who have risen to rate of Lieutenant Junior Grade in the United States Navy. The obverse features the single silver-toned bar worn by every Navy Lieutenant Junior Grade. Incorporated in a stylized anchor design, the reverse bears the official seal of the U.S. Navy in full color.
Struck in a nickel alloy and given a proof-like finish, this coin comes packaged with a detailed header card that chronicles the history and mission of the U.S. Navy.
Each coin measures 1.75 inches (44mm) in diameter, with the reverse featuring an enravable area with the core elements of the Navy’s ethos listed around the circumference: Honor, Courage, Commitment.
This is a surplus NWTM item.
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