Combat Infantryman's Badge 2nd Award Silver-Oxide Finish
The Combat Infantryman Badge is a U.S. Army Badge, it has a blue bar, the color that is associated with the Infantry. The musket is adapted from the Infantry Insignia of Army Branch of Service and represents the first official U.S. Army shoulder arm, the 1795 model Springfield Arsenal musket. It was adopted as the official Infantry branch insignia in 1924. The oak symbolizes steadfastness, strength and loyalty.
AWARD ELIGIBILITY: There are basically three requirements for award of the CIB. The soldier must be an infantryman satisfactorily performing infantry duties, must be assigned to an infantry unit during such time as the unit is engaged in active ground combat, and must actively participate in such ground combat.
Our Regulation Full Size Combat Infantry Badge Second Award is a silver and enamel badge 1 inch in height and 3 inches in width, consisting of an infantry musket on a light blue bar with a silver border, on and over an elliptical oak wreath with a silver star. This is the same badge that is supplied to the U.S. Army and sold in the Army Post Exchanges.
Vets Supply Line
If you need assistance ordering or would like to order by telephone please call us toll free at 1-800-864-5062 and one of our customer service representatives will assist you.
10550 County Road 81
Maple Grove MN 55369
Tel: (800)864-5062 Fax: (763)425-2577
M-F 9:30 am to 4:00 pm (CST)
Closed Federal Post Office Holidays
The appearance of U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) visual information does not imply or constitute DoD endorsement.