Coast Guard E Ribbon

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Coast Guard E Ribbon
Coast Guard Excellence Ribbon.svg
Awarded by United States Coast Guard
Type Ribbon
Eligibility Military Unit
Awarded for "[A] Coast Guard cutter which earns the Operational Excellence Award during annual refresher training."
Status Currently awarded
Statistics
First awarded 1990
Last awarded On going
Precedence
Next (higher) Army - Superior Unit Award
Air Force - Outstanding Unit Award
Coast Guard - Meritorious Team Commendation
Equivalent Army - None
Navy - Navy E Ribbon
Air Force - None

The Coast Guard E Ribbon was established in September 1990 and is the United States Coast Guard equivalent to the Navy E Ribbon.

Also known as the Coast Guard Excellence Ribbon, the decoration is a unit award which is presented to the officers and crew of any Coast Guard cutter which earns the Operational Excellence Award during annual refresher training.

Subsequent awards for the Coast Guard E ribbon are denoted by a gold star.

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