Army Parachute Badge Dress Miniature Sil/Ox

$9.69
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  • Approved by the U.S. Institute of Heraldry M-37 Hallmark
  • Official issue, AR 670-1 Approved for Wear. USA Made
  • Official Silver Oxide Finish
  • Worn on Army Service Uniform (ASU) and The New AGSU
  • 2 Pins on the Back. Measures 15/32 inches height and 7/8 inches width
The Army's Basic Parachutist Badge is awarded to all military personnel of any service who complete the US Army Basic Airborne Course at Fort Benning, Georgia. It signifies that the soldier is a trained military parachutist, and is qualified to participate in airborne operations. The badge and its sew-on equivalent may be worn on the Army Combat Uniform (ACU) To be eligible for award of the basic Parachutist Badge, an individual must have completed the Basic Airborne Course of the Airborne School of the United States Army Infantry School at Fort Benning, Georgia. To graduate, a student must complete the three-phase course consisting of a ground phase, a tower phase, and a jump phase. By the end of the course, a student will have completed five jumps in varying jump configurations, from a "no load" jump all the way to a full combat load jump at night.
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SKU BM217
UPC 810017202010
Brand Medals of America
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