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Flashcards in Marine Corps Awards Deck (12):
1

Who is the approving authority for the Silver Star?

Secretary of the Navy

2

Who is the approving authority for a Certificate of Commendation?

Colonel (Reg Cdr or MAG CO)

3

What are three types of awards?

Personal/Military Decoration
Unit Award
Campaign/Service Medal

4

What are other types of recognition?

Certificate of Commendation
Meritorious Mast
Letter of Appreciation

5

PUC is equivalent to?

Navy Cross

6

PUC is awarded in the name of?

The President

7

NUC is awarded by?

SECNAV

8

NUC is equivalent to?

Silver Star Medal or Legion of Merit

9

MUC is awarded by?

CMC

10

MUC is equivalent to?

Bronze Star Medal

11

JMUC is awarded by?

Secretary of Defense

12

JMUC is equivalent to?

Department of Defense Superior Service Medal