Army Proficiency Badges
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Rapid Firing Gunner's Badge for Non-Commissioned Officer
Established Showa 14 [1939].
Small Arms Shooting Badge for Non-Commissioned Officer.
Awarded for excellence in Special Sharpshooting
tournaments.
Established Showa 14 [1939].
Infantry Rapid Firing Gunner's Badge for Non-Commissioned Officer
Established Showa 14 [1939].
Machine Gun Shooting Badge
Established Showa 14 [1939].
with gold highlights
Rapid Firing Gunner's Badge for Non-Commissioned Officer
Established Showa 14 [1939].
Machine Gun Shooting Badge
Established Showa 4 [1929].
Machine Gun Shooting Badge
Established Showa 4 [1929].
Artillery Observation Badge
Established Showa 6 [1931].
Early version?
Nice bronze color and heavy metal.
Tank Gun Shooting Badge
Established Showa 16 [1941].
Artillery Signalling Badge. Peterson calls this the Artillery Correspondence Badge.
Note that this example has gold gilt trim and a gold reverse, indicating a 1st Class badge.
Established in Meiji 45 [1912].
Same as to the left, but silver-colored and
made of aluminum.
Probably late-war (1942-5).