P-1229 A sterling silver Air Assault Badge. Awarded to individuals who satisfactorily complete an air assault training course. Also authorized for any individual who has satisfactorily completed the Standard Air Assault Course when assigned or attached to the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) since 1 April 1974.The Air Assault Badge was approved on 18 January 1978, for Army-wide wear by individuals who successfully completed Air Assault training after 1 April 1974. The badge had previously been approved as the Airmobile Badge authorized for local wear by the Commander of the 101st Airborne Division, effective 1 April 1974. Can also be worn by Air Force personnel who complete the training. While this a common badge it is very uncommon to find it in sterling. Clutch backs are provided but not shown so you can see the entire badge back.