This is the basic U.S. Air Force recruiting badge worn before 1994. Made of enameled metal by E & H Simon, it’s 2 1/2 inches in diameter. The badge features the Air Force Seal in the middle surrounded by 13 stars.

The badge belonged to Albert M. Smith, a recruiter at Dover AFB, Delaware, in 1970.

Question about this artifact? Email the Collections Manager, Hal Sellars.

Every artifact in the Air Mobility Command Museum, including this one, is part of the United States Air Force Heritage Program. We are not able to loan artifacts in the museum's collection.

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