Bundeswehr Schützenschnur in Gold

Flag_of_GermanyThis is a current issue Marksmanship Qualification Badge for the modern German army. There are three grades, bronze, silver and gold. This example is the gold issue.German Armed Forces Badge for Weapons Proficiency in Gold (Schützenschnur in Gold) is awarded for shooting by a service member with his designated “light” weapon (pistol, rifle or machine pistol) and one of the “heavy” weapons (machine gun or panzerfaust) with all scores at least in gold. The number ten indicates how many times the awardee re-qualified for it.

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