The Colorado Recruiting Ribbon is officially hallmarked by the U.S. Institute of Heraldry state ribbon. This recruiting ribbon is awarded for securing the enlistment or appointment of three individuals within one year period, or five individuals within a period of five years. This award was officially authorized on November 29th, 1976 by Po 28-2. Comes in a color pattern of white and red that measures white (1/16), red (1/16), white (1/16), red (1/16), white (1/16), red (1/16). Colorado Recruiting Ribbons are made with the highest government standards and are US Military approved. All ribbons of the US Military are made in the USA. Ribbons are unmounted and do not come with a holding bar. To purchase this ribbon for yourself or a family member's shadow box, or display case, we require a DD-214 or other valid proof that this medal was honorably awarded.