Air Force Combat Readiness Medal

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  • Official military grade, premium quality full size medal
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  • Standard 2 prong and clutch back, uniform approved

Service: Air Force

Instituted: 1964

Criteria: Awarded for specific periods of qualifying service in a combat or mission-ready area

Devices: Bronze, Silver Oak Leaf clusters

Authorized on March 9, 1964. Awarded for periods of qualifying service in a combat or mission ready status for direct weapon system employment. Direct weapon system employment is defined as: (1) An aircrew whose wartime mission places them into enemy territory or in the threat envelope of ground enemy defenses, (2) A missile operation which could employ weapons to destroy enemy targets and (3) Individuals who directly control in-flight manned aircraft whose wartime mission is to seek and destroy enemy targets.

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SKU F032
UPC 810017206995
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