|Army||Air Corps||Ranger Wing|
|Desert Pattern (ISAF)||Metal Version||Desert Pattern (variation)|
NOTE: The silver metal badge
shown above is the actual "wing" which is presented on completion of
the parachute course.
Since 2008 approx the DPM pattern wing has been worn by all qualified personnel.
|Bandsman (1950's -1960's)||1950's - 1960's||1960's to Date|
|Champion Shot||Unofficial (14 Inf Bn)||Unofficial 1990's|
|Sniper (1990's)||Sniper (2003 Variation)||Sniper Marksman (Late 1990's)|
The Defence Forces Champion Shot badge in subdued is unofficial but worn by some members of the FCA / RDF since the 1980's .
badge was introduced in 2009 and is awarded to personnel of the ordnance corps
who are EOD/IED qualified.
The badge consists of a Guy Fawkes bomb, with Celtic Broadswords, Oak Leaf Clusters and a Celtic Knot.
The official award is the one with the khaki border. The black border badge was made privately while waiting for the official badge and only one batch of was made.
The desert pattern which was locally made in Kabul was first worn in 2009 by an officer serving with ISAF.
|EOD Official||EOD Variation|
|EOD Officer||EOD Enlisted|
|Original Desert ISAF 2009||EOD Desert Variation|
|1999 to Date||Pre 1999|
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|Combat Diver (ARW)|
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