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   Coast Guard E Ribbon
Service: Coast Guard
Instituted: 1990
Authorized: DOD 1348-33-M
Issuing Country: ( US ) - UNITED STATES
Coast Guard E Ribbon
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  1. Authorized by the Commandant of the Coast Guard on September 25, 1990.
  2. Awarded by the area commanders, that ribbon provides visible recognition for personnel of cutters earning the overall operational readiness ā€œEā€ award during refresher training.
  3. All personnel serving aboard their unit for more than 50 percent of the period during which it undergoes refresher training are eligible for the ā€œEā€ ribbon. Personnel serving less than 50 percent of the period, or personnel who are on leave or TAD during the evolution are not eligible, unless specifically recommended by the commanding officer.
  4. No devices are authorized for this ribbon