Action Embroidery ACU Combat Medical Badge Sew-On 3rd Award
This Action Embroidery badge is worn by any member of the army medical department who functions as a part of a unit providing medical support to ground combat units. The ACU combat medical sew on 3rd award badge features a star at the top of a wreath of oak leaves. In the center is a caduceus (the winged staff and serpents symbol of medicine) intersecting a stretcher. This particular combat medical badge is the third award offered to medical personnel who assist while under fire during ground combat. This historic honor is authorized for World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam Conflict. It is likewise for persons who served in a the Dominican Republic, Korea on the DMZ, El Salvador, Grenada, Joint Security Area in Korea, and a number of other conflicts up through the Operation Iraqi Freedom initiated in 2003.
Benefits of the Action Embroidery ACU Combat Medical Badge Sew-On 3rd Award:
- Made in the USA
- Olive green, gray, and black stitching
- Durable sew-on patch
- Insignia for ACU Uniform or Jacket
- To be worn on the upper left pocket flap
Important Things to Consider before Purchasing the Action Embroidery ACU Combat Medical Badge Sew-On 3rd Award:
When ordering your ACU combat medical sew-on 3rd award badge, members of the U.S. Military should consult with commanding officers regarding proper wearing of the badge. This beautiful badge will highlight the bravery and endurance of the medics who accompany infantryman into combat.