United States Statutes at Large/Volume 49/74th Congress/1st Session/Chapter 82
[Public, No. 43.]
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,Naval service.
Personnel may wear
facsimile in lieu of
awarded medal. That authority facsimile is hereby granted to personnel of the Navy and Marine Corps to wear in lieu of commemorative or special medals awarded to them a miniature facsimile of such medal and a ribbon symbolic of the award there of under such regulations as the Secretary of the Navy may prescribe.
Approved, April 25, 1935.