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Date Instituted

1914 - 1993

Eligibility

Other ranks of the British and (formerly) Commonwealth force

Obverse

Head of the reigning monarch

Reverse

Crown at top with the words FOR DISTINGUISHED SERVICE within wreath

Size

36mm

Metal:

Silver

Naming


Approx. Medals issued

12000

Comments

Awarded to petty officers Royal Navy, NCO`s and other ranks of the Royal Marines for bravery in the face of the enemy but not sufficiently to make them eligible for the CGM. Awarded for setting an example of bravery and resource under fire.

DISTINGUISHED SERVICE MEDAL