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Combat Medical Badge

November 22, 2011


The Combat Medical Badge is awarded with the same requirements as that for the Combat Infantryman Badge.  Medics are a special breed of people. More often than not they preform their duites of providing medical care to their troopers while being shot at and many times while being wounded themselves. A combat Medic is a […]


April 19, 2010


Most medics received 8 weeks of training before being sent to Vietnam. Most doctors and nurses who served in Vietnam were under 30 years old.