Precision Medals

Precision Medals

Navy Medals Awards Chart

This chart shows all Navy authorized awards in proper precedence. You might see slight precedence differences between the various branches. Certain branches put awards in the sequence they were earned where as another branch puts them in the sequence of when they were authorized. If you have any questions feel free to ask us for clarification.

Medal of Honor

Navy Cross

Defense Distinguished Service Medal

Distinguished Service Medal

Silver Star

Defence Superior Service Medal

Legion of Merit Medal

Distinguished Flying Cross

Navy and Marine Corps Medal

Bronze Star Medal

Purple Heart

Defense Meritorious Service Medal

Meritorious Service Medal

Air Medal

Joint Service Commendation Medal

Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal

Joint Service Achievement Medal

Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal

Prisoner of War Medal

Navy Good Conduct

Reserve Meritorious Service Medal

Navy Expeditionary Medal

China Service Medal

American Defense Medal

American Campaign Medal

European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal

Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal

World War II Victory Medal

Navy Occupation Medal

Medal for Humane Action

National Defense Medal

Korean Service Medal

Antarctica Service Medal

Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal

Vietnam Service Medal

Southwest Asia Service Medal

Kosovo Campaign Medal

Afghanistan Campaign Medal

Iraq Campaign Medal

Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal

Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

Korean Defense Service Medal

Armed Forces Service Medal

Humanitarian Service Medal

Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal

Armed Forces Reserve Medal

Vietnam Cross of Gallantry

Vietnam Civil Action Medal

Philippine Defense Medal

Philippine Liberation Medal

Philippine Independence Medal

United Nations Service Medal

United Nations Medal


NATO Kosovo


Multinational Force and Observers Medal

Inter-American Defense Board Medal

Vietnam Campaign Medal

Kuwait Liberation Medal-Saudi Arabia

Kuwait Liberation Medal-Kuwait


Expert Rifle Medal

Expert Pistol Medal


Precision Medals