Bundeswehr Schützenschnur in Silver for Reservists

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 silver issue.German Armed Forces Badge for Weapons Proficiency in Silver (Schützenschnur in Silber) 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 silver. The letter R indicates that the awardee was a reservist.

rsz_gershhotsilver1 (1) rsz_gershhotsilver2

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: