UNITED STATES NAVY

Authorized by the Secretary of the Navy on September 1, 1984. The Navy Fleet Marine Force Ribbon was established to recognize officers and enlisted men of the U.S. Navy who serve with the Marine Corps and demonstrate exceptional Navy qualifications in providing support in a combat environment. Officers and enlisted personnel must serve a minimum of 12 months duty with the Fleet Marine Force, satisfactorily complete the Marine Corps Essential Subjects Test, and satisfactorily pass the USMC Physical Fitness Test.