The Combat Parachutist Badges are awarded if a soldier completes an airborne jump into a combat zone. At this point they are authorized to wear a Combat Jump Device on their Parachutist Badge. The device consists of a star or arrangements of stars, indicating the number of combat jumps.
|1 combat jump
||1 bronze star on the shroud lines
|2 combat jumps
||1 bronze star on each wing
|3 combat jumps
||1 bronze star on each wing and 1 on the shroud lines
|4 combat jumps
||Two bronze stars on each wing
|5 + combat jumps
||1 large gold star on the shroud lines
The Basic award is issued by Army, Air Force, Navy, and Marine Corps. The Senior and Master awards are issued by Army and Air Force only.
- Military Issued Finish (Anodized Nickel with Bronze stars)
- 100% Made in the USA
- Comes with 2 Wing-back clutches (each)
This item has been manufactured in accordance with applicable government specifications under SMP's certification No. U24.