A gunner's mate (NEC-814) is one of the Navy's original job classifications—known as the rating. Item Information. You are looking at a collection of 4 patches. Lv 7. 2. I am white. I'm sure things have changes since then, but his tour was something else. In the modern Navy, gunner mates (GMs) handle much more sophisticated weaponry. This is where all of the small arms weapons and ammunition are held. Cotton embroidered on twill. High angled gunnery [HA] or shooting at aircraft is published later on. 4 Answers. See ruler in pictures for patch size. History. There was, briefly, circa 1946-1948, an “Aviation Machinegunner” specialty qualification badge one could be awarded but it went away as it became apparent that there would be very few aircraft equipped with free guns and it was not a actual rating. WW2 pillbox on Hayling Island, Hampshire Gunner's Cove at low tide. Title changed from Torpedoman in August 1942. U.S. Navy Gunner's Mate (GM) Challenge Coin. 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