Combat Action Badge
Army Combat Action Badge
Silver oxide (pewter), Mirror and Black finishes. Approximately 2 3/4" width and the mini badge approximately 1" width. May be awarded to any soldier performing assigned duties in an area where hostile fire pay or imminent danger pay is authorized; must have engaged the enemy; and must not be assigned/attached to a unit that would qualify the soldier for the CIB/CMB. Award of the CAB is authorized from 18 September 2001 to a date to be determined. Retroactive awards for the CAB are not authorized. Second and third awards of the CAB for subsequent qualifying periods are indicated by superimposing one and two stars respectively, centered at the top of the badge between the points of the oak wreath.
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