Recognized for their advancing skill, laser-like focus, and proven leadership potential, those who rise to the rank of Petty Officer Second Class are critical to the success of the U.S. Navy's mission throughout the world.
Mastering their assigned duties with remarkable efficiency, they exhibit an uncompromising commitment to excellence, serving to inspire and motivate all those who witness their work. Demonstrating an increasing command of a full range of complex tasks, their expanding expertise is a vital resource to the ship's top decision-makers. Highly competent and motivated leaders, they play an essential role in the command of every Navy ship.
This coin salutes the outstanding achievements of all those who have advanced to the rank of Petty Officer Second Class in the U.S. Navy
Depicted in brightly colored enamel on the obverse is the specialty insignia for the rate of Petty Officer Second Class. The reverse features the eagle emblem of the U.S. Navy centered between two anchors and 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 Petty Officer Second Class in the U.S. Navy.