NCOs are the backbone of the world's greatest Army, where the axe meets the stone. Corporal (E4), Sergeant (E5) and Staff Sergeant (E6) compose the ranks of Non-Commissioned Officers (NCOs). Commemorate an American hero's service with this beautiful plaque made by Navy veteran and Kentucky Colonel, Troy Brady. Features the insignia carved and inlayed in the center of the the hand-selected pine, while 50 stars circle the plaque with the deeply engraved, hand-painted lettering. Several coats of lacquer are applied for a beautiful, durable finish. A braided wire on the back is included for hanging. Choose 11, 15, or 18 inch diameter. Contact me for other custom options. Thank You and God Bless America!