About NERA




NERA, The Naval Enlisted Reserve Association, is a military and veterans organization representing the Enlisted Reservist members of the Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard.





Our mission is to promote and maintain national security by ensuring a strong and well-trained Naval, Coast Guard and Marine Corps Reserve by protecting the benefits and privileges Sea Service Reservists have earned with their military service.   



Association Overview


The Naval Enlisted Reserve Association - NERA - is THE military and veterans organization representing the ENLISTED RESERVIST members of the Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard. We include retirees, Full-Time Support (FTS), drilling reservists and others joining as associate members supporting our enlisted sea service reservists. NERA is instrumental in gaining Congressional support for improvements in Reserve personnel strength and equipment and is a prominent member of a powerful military coalition. NERA is dedicated to fighting for service members in the Nation’s Capital, advocating for promotions, increased pay and retirement benefits. 




General Information


The Naval Enlisted Reserve Association (NERA) represents enlisted Sea Service Reservists by providing a singular voice to the Congress, the White House and the Departments of Defense and Transportation. Founded in 1957, NERA is devoted to exclusively to protecting the right and benefits of enlisted Sea Service Reservists.




Navy Anniversary Coin

NERA’s NAVY Reserve 100 Years Commemorative Coin

The US Navy Reserve has been ready to answer our Nation’s call for almost 100 years.  


The mission of the Navy Reserve is to deliver operational capability and strategic depth to the Navy, Marine Corps, and Joint Forces.


Anniversary Coin front

Anniversary Coin back


On March 3, 2015 the US Navy Reserve will celebrate its centennial anniversary and NERA wanted to commemorate this special occasion with these coins.  


If you would like to purchase a coin for $10.00 ($2.00 shipping), please contact Jennifer jabbott@nera.org or call at (800)-776-9020.

(Discounts for orders of 10 or more).