Issued For: This award is the second highest award for bravery issued in the RMN. To qualify for this award, the TRMN
member must perform 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 Gryphon Star. Staying behind after a Fleet meeting to help clean up the meeting location
would be an example of a qualifi er for this award. The recipient is entitled to the post nominal letters of ‘QBM’. Monetary
donations are specifically precluded from this award.
Issued by: Unit commanding officers down to the numbered fleet (RMN) or brigade (RMMC) level
Order of Precedence: 31
Frequency: Once per calendar year