Order of Precedence
Large Medals Small Medals Ribbons
1.   Distinguished Citizen Medal-Gold (Old and New)
2.   Distinguished Citizen Medal-Silver (Old and New)
3.   Distinguished Citizen Medal-Bronze (Old and New)
4.   Distinguished Service Medal
5.   National Recruiter Medal-Gold
6.   National Recruiter Medal-Silver
7.   National Recruiter Medal-Bronze
8.   Past National Commandants Medal
9.   National Staff Medal-Elected
10. National Staff Medal-Appointed
11. Department Commandant Medal
12. Department Staff Medal-Elected
13. Department Staff Medal-Appointed
14. Department Recruiter Medal-Silver
15. Detachment Commandant Medal
16. Detachment Staff Medal-Elected
17. Detachment Staff Medal-Appointed
18. Department Recuiter Medal-Bronze
19. Devil Dog Pack Leader Medal
20. Devil Dog Pound Keeper Medal
21. Marine Corps League Medal (5 year Membership)
22. 50th National Convention Medal-Silver (Elected/Appointed/Selected)
23. 50th National Convention Medal-Bronze (Those in attendance)
24. 75th National Convention Medal-Gold
(Elected/Appointed/Selected)
25. 75th National Convention Medal-Silver (Those in attendance)
26. 50th Dept. of California Convention Medal (See Note #2)
27. 50th
Dept. of Illinois Convention Medal (See Note #2)
28. 50th
Dept. of Wisconsin Convention Medal (See Note #2)
29. 50th
Dept. of Michigan Convention Medal (See Note #2)
30. State Commendation Medal (Individual State's Award)
1.   Distinguished Citizen Medal-Gold (Old and New)
2.   Distinguished Citizen Medal-Silver (Old and New)
3.   Distinguished Citizen Medal-Bronze (Old and New)
4.   Distinguished Service Medal
5.   National Recruiter Medal-Gold
6.   National Recruiter Medal-Silver
7.   National Recruiter Medal-Bronze
8.   Past National Commandants Medal
9.   National Staff Medal-Elected
10. National Staff Medal-Appointed
11. Department Commandant Medal
12. Department Staff Medal-Elected
13. Department Staff Medal-Appointed
14. Department Recruiter Medal-Silver
15. Detachment Commandant Medal
16. Detachment Staff Medal-Elected
17. Detachment Staff Medal-Appointed
18. Department Recuiter Medal-Bronze
19. Devil Dog Kennel of the Year Medal
20. Devil Dog Pack of the Year Medal
21. Devil Dog Pound of the Year Medal
22. Devil Dog Pack Leader Medal
23. Devil Dog Pound Keeper Medal
24. Marine Corps League Medal (5 year Membership)
25.
50th Dept. of Pennsyvania Convention Medal (See Note #2)
26.
50th Dept. of Virginia Convention Medal (See Note #2)
27.
50th Dept. of Missouri Convention Medal (See Note #2)

1.   Distinguished Citizen Ribbon-Gold (Old and New)
2.   Distinguished Citizen Ribbon-Silver (Old and New)
3.   Distinguished Citizen Ribbonl-Bronze (Old and New)
4.   Distinguished Service Ribbon
5.   National Recruiter Ribbon-Gold
6.   National Recruiter
Ribbon-Silver
7.   National Recruiter
Ribbon-Bronze
8.   Past National Commandants
Ribbon
9.   National Staff Ribbon-Elected
10. National Staff
Ribbon-Appointed
11. Department Commandant Ribbon
12. Department Staff Ribbon-Elected
13. Department Staff
Ribbon-Appointed
14. Department Recruiter
Ribbon-Silver
15. Detachment Commandant
Ribbon
16. Detachment Staff Ribbon-Elected
17. Detachment Staff
Ribbon-Appointed
18. Department Recuiter Ribbon-Bronze
19. Marine Corps League Community Service Ribbon
20. Board of Trustees Commendation Ribbon  (Victor T. Fisher Award)
21. Meritorious Unit Commendation Ribbon-National
22.
Meritorious Unit Commendation Ribbon-Department
23.
Meritorious Individual Commendation Ribbon
24. Kennel Dog of the Year Ribbon
25. Chief Devil Dogs
Meritorious Commendation Ribbon (Individual)
26. Pack Dog of the Year Ribbon
27. Pack Leaders
Meritorious Commendation Ribbon (Individual)
28. Pound Dog of the Year Ribbon
29. Pound Keepers Meritorious Commendation Ribbon (Individual)
30. Past Chief Devil Dog Ribbon
31. Devil Dog Pack  Leader Ribbon
32. Devil Dog Pound Keeper Ribbon
33. Marine Corps League Ribbon (5 year Membership)
34.
50th National Convention Ribbon-Silver (Elected/Appointed/Selected)
35. 50th National Convention Ribbon-Bronze (Those in attendance)
36. 75th National Convention Ribbon-Gold (Elected/Appointed/Selected)
37. 75th National Convention Ribbon-Silver (Those in attendance)

38. 50th Dept. of California Convention Ribbon (See Note #2)
39. 50th
Dept. of Illinois Convention Ribbon (See Note #2)
40.
50th Dept. of Pennsyvania Convention Ribbon (See Note #2)
41. 50th Dept. of Wisconsin Convention Ribbon (See Note #2)
42. 50th
Dept. of Michigan Convention Ribbon (See Note #2)
43.
50th Dept. of Virginia Convention Ribbon (See Note #2)
44.
50th Dept. of Missouri Convention Ribbon (See Note #2)
45.
State Commendation Ribbon (Individual State's Award)

Note #1: For each additional medal award, a 3/16" bronze star will be worn.  A 3/16" silver star will be worn in lieu of five (5) bronze stars; a 3/16" gold star will be worn in lieu of five (5) silver stars unless otherwise noted.  The exception is Distinguished Citizens Medal-Gold, where one (1) 5/16" gold star will be worn in lieu of five (5) 3/16" gold stars.

Note#2
: When Departments celebrate their 50th or more anniversaries, the medals that are struck for those Departments, and issued or sold at their respective Department Conventions to only those who attended.

Note #3
: National, Department and Detachment "Marines of the Year" are eligible to wear the FMF device (Eagle, Globe and Anchor) signifying National, Department and/or Detachment Marine of the Year.  This device will be centered on the respective ribbon for each award.  National Marine of the Year will wear it centered on the Gold ribbon, Department Marine of the Year will wear it centered on the Silver ribbon, and Detachment Marine of the Year will wear it centered on the Bronze ribbon.  There will be no stars affixed for subsequent awards.