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Nautical Certificates

Flash Cards for Nautical Certificates and Coast Guard Ancients(2011)
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Shellback
Commemorating the Crossing of the Equator
Golden Shellback
Commemorating the crossing of the Equator at the 180th Meridian(International Date Line)
Emerald Shellback
Commemorating the crossing of the Equator at the Greenwich Meridian
Golden Dragon
Commemorates the crossing of the 180th Meridian (International Date Line)
Blue Nose
Commemorates the crossing of the Arctic Circle
Red Nose
Commemorating the crossing of the Antarctic Circle
Order of the Ditch
Commemorates transit through the Panama Canal
Safari to Suez
Commemorates transiting the Suez Canal
Order of The Rock
Commemorates transit through the Straits of Gibraltar
Persian Excursion
Commemorates service in the Persian/Arabian Gulf
Order of the Spanish Main
Commemorates cruising the Caribbean
Order of the Great Lakes
Commemorates traversing the Great Lakes
Order of the Square Rigger
Commemorates service on USCGC Eagle or any tall ship
Plank Owner
Commemorates the commissioning of a ship or land unit
Last Cruise
Commemorates the decommissioning of a ship or land unit
Gold Ancient Mariner
Active-Duty officer who has the longest record of Sea Service, ADM Papp
Silver Ancient Mariner
Active-Duty officer who has the longest record of sea service, BMCM Hearn
The Ancient Albatross
Longest serving, active-duty Coast Guard aircrew member, RADM Blore
The Enlisted Ancient Albatross
Longest serving, active duty enlisted Coast Guard aircrew member, AMTCS MacDougall
The Ancient Keeper
Active-duty member who has served as a commander of a boat forces unit and demonstrated excellence CWO Guthlein