Submarine Insignia Dolphin Insignia Plaque

Submarine Insignia Dolphin Insignia Plaque

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The origin of the US Navy Submarine Service Insignia dates back to 1923. On 13 June of that year, Captain Ernest J. King, USN, later to become Fleet Admiral and Chief of Naval Operations during World War II, and at that time Commander Submarine Division Three, suggested to the Secretary of the Navy, via the Bureau of Navigation (Now Naval Military Personnel Command), that a distinguished device for qualified submarines be adopted.

The submarine insignia was to be worn at all times by officers and men qualified in submarine duty attached to submarine units or organizations, ashore and afloat, and not to be worn when not attached.

The officers' insignia was a bronze, gold plated metal pin, worn centered above the left breast pocket and above the ribbons and medals. Enlisted men wore the insignia; embroidered in silk, white silk for blue clothing and blue silk for white clothing. This was sewn on the outside of the right sleeve, midway between the wrist and elbow. The device was two and three-quarters inches long.

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Company Data

American Plaque Company

59810 Cottonwood Court Mishawaka, IN 46544

Government Point of Contact

Name: John Morgan

Contact No: 574-807-0026

Toll Free: 1-800-313-1876

Tel: 574-968-3856

Fax: 419-828-5068(EFAX)

Email: sales@militaryplaques.com

Legal Business Name: American Plaque Company

Federal Tax ID: 27-2920261

DUNS: 963256842

CAGE/NCAGE: 63V32

NAICS Codes321211, 321999, 337211, 337215, 339950

PSC Codes: 7110, 8455, 9905, 9999

FSC Codes: 8455, 9905