Demonstrating a capacity for bold and decisive action, those elevated to the rank of Senior Chief Petty Officers join a class of proven leaders.
Technically proficient, tenacious in their approach to problem-solving, and always ready to master whatever challenges come their way, Senior Chief Petty Officers are respected and admired by their superiors and those in their command. As accomplished leaders, they play a vital role in advancing the mission of the U.S. Navy to promote America's military power through unsurpassed maritime strength. Renowned for their proven performance, they are a vital asset to every Navy Command.
This coin is dedicated to all Senior Chief Petty Officers, whose tireless commitment, superior skill, and uncommon courage advances the mission of the U.S. Navy throughout the world.
Depicted in brightly colored enamel on the obverse is the specialty insignia for the rate of Senior Chief Petty Officer. The reverse features the eagle emblem of the U.S. Navy centered between two fouled anchors, each crowned with a single star 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 Senior Chief Petty Officer in the U.S. Navy.