Expert Field Medical Army Badge - Full Size - Mirror Finish
Army Expert Field Medical Badge - Mirror Finish I.DESCRIPTION: An Mirror Finished silver badge 15/16 inch in height and 1-7/16 inches in width consisting of a strecher crossed by a caduceus surmounted at top by a Greek cross.II.SYMBOLISM: The Medical Corps insignia of branch, modified by the addition of a Greek cross suggesting the Geneva Convention between the wings and the entwined serpents, signifies the recipient's skills and expertise. It is superimposed upon a stretcher alluding to medical field service. The oak symbolizes steadfastness, strength and loyalty. III.AWARD ELIGIBILITY: This badge recognizes Army personnel for attaining a high state of technical skill in field medical functions. It is awarded on the on the basis of proven skill and performance. Prior to being awarded the badge, personnel must succesfully pass all test parts prescribed by Army Regulations.