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Proposed Expert Action Badge to honor, motivate Soldiers

Proposed Expert Action Badge to honor, motivate Soldiers

| April 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

FORT MEADE, Maryland — While tackling concerns about the Expert Action Badge, senior enlisted leaders stressed, March 30, in a virtual town hall, that the goal of the badge is to enhance readiness, not discount the efforts of infantrymen or medics with similar skill badges.

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Infantrymen excel at second chance for the EIB under new standards

Infantrymen excel at second chance for the EIB under new standards

| October 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS — Fifty infantrymen of the 2nd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, earned their Expert Infantry Badge, Sept. 14-18.

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38 candidates of 236 Soldiers, Airmen earn EFMB

38 candidates of 236 Soldiers, Airmen earn EFMB

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

While not actual combat duty, the test itself is so difficult that only 19 percent of those who have tried it, across the Army, have passed it this year.

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MEDCOM’s Sturgeon earns EFMB

MEDCOM’s Sturgeon earns EFMB

| April 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

“I feel that this time was better for me, and the officers and noncommissioned officers in charge did a really good job of standardizing the training for success.”

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Soldiers overcome challenges to earn EFMB

Soldiers overcome challenges to earn EFMB

| November 22, 2012 | 2 Comments

One-hundred seventy Soldiers attempted to earn the toughest badge in the Army during the Expert Field Medical Badge train-up and assessment, here, Oct. 29-Nov. 8.

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USARPAC Soldiers go for gold in series of events

USARPAC Soldiers go for gold in series of events

| November 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Soldiers from nine different subordinate commands under U.S. Army-Pacific earned the German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge after completing a series of athletic and military events, here, recently.

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Pacific Soldiers earn Bundeswehr badge

Pacific Soldiers earn Bundeswehr badge

| November 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

U.S. Soldiers earn the award by successfully completing several timed, physically demanding military events, including a ruck march, bench press, high jump and marksmanship competition to determine the level of award earned, which are gold, silver or bronze.

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USARPAC medics tested for EFMB

USARPAC medics tested for EFMB

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

U.S. Army-Pacific medical specialists tackled three different combat tactical lanes that included 46 different medical tasks.

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Medical experts prep EFMB test

Medical experts prep EFMB test

| November 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Medical Soldiers from throughout the Pacific theater are getting ready for an intense five-day evaluation to test their knowledge during U.S. Army-Pacific’s Expert Field Medical Badge testing, Nov. 3-8.

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Medics put in long training hours, prep to earn coveted badge

Medics put in long training hours, prep to earn coveted badge

| October 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Medical personnel are hoping their long hours and hard work will pay off and earn them the right to wear the Expert Field Medical Badge during the next course offering, which begins Monday.

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