Mass Communications Specialists are public affairs and visual information experts. They present the U.S. Navy story to audiences in the Navy and to the rest of the world through a variety of media. Mass Communications Specialists write and produce print and broadcast journalism, news, and feature stories for military and civilian newspapers, magazines, television and radio broadcast stations. They record still and video photography of military operations, exercises, and other Navy events.
This coin honors the Navy MC Rate. Minted in a Nickel ally, it is given an antique finish and embued in a rich and durable enamel. It comes packaged in a polybag with a detailed header card.