Rising to earn the highest enlisted rank in the U.S. Navy, Master Chief Petty Officers are proven leaders and master technicians.
Renowned for their exceptional technical abilities, razor-sharp instincts, and impressive problem-solving skills, they are selected from an elite field of Navy personnel. Seasoned professionals, they serve as trusted advisors and experienced technical trainers, providing invaluable support to their superiors and inspiring and motivating those in their command to reach their full potential. Dedicated to the tireless pursuit of excellence, they are a vital to the successful completion of Navy operations throughout the world.
This coin is dedicated to all Master Chief Petty Officers, whose outstanding skill and determined leadership have earned them a distinguished place in America's Navy.
Depicted in brightly colored enamel on the obverse is the specialty insignia for the rate of Master Chief Petty Officer. The reverse features the eagle emblem of the U.S. Navy centered between two fouled anchors, each crowned with two stars and depicted below the letters "USN." The reverse also contains a space for engraving.
Minted in a nickel alloy, this coin contains an antique finish. Each piece comes packaged with a header card that describes the mission and duties fulfilled by all those who hold the rate of Master Chief Petty Officer in the U.S. Navy.