Issued For: This award is the second lowest award for gallantry issued in the Royal Manticoran Navy. This award is only available to non-commissioned officers and enlisted crewmembers in the RMN and RMMC. The criteria for this award is exceptional service to the RMN or RMMC in general, either by a) demonstrating consistently outstanding performance over time, or b) by performing a particular task or service to a high standard of excellence above and beyond the call of duty, but not enough to qualify for the Distinguished Gallantry Cross . . The recipient is entitled to the post nominal letters of ‘NS’.
Issued by: First Space Lord (RMN), Commandant of the Corps (RMMC)
Order of Precedence: 22
Frequency: Once per calendar year