USAF Arctic Device::"A" Device


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USAF Arctic Device

Overseas Short Tour Ribbon with Arctic Device

The "A" device became obsolete after the Second World War and did not appear again until the year 2002. At that time, the United States Air Force declared that the "A" device, now known as the "Arctic Device", would be authorized for wear for those who had received the Air Force Overseas Short Tour Service Ribbon for tours of duty north of the Arctic Circle.<ref>Air Force Recognition Programs > About Devices, Air Force Personnel Public Web Services. Accessed 4 January 2013.</ref>

"A" Device sections
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