Ribbon, Capt Eddie Rickenbacker Achievement, Civil Air Patrol


Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

The Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker Achievement ribbon is the first achievement of phase two of Cadet Training in the CAP. It is accompanied by a promotion to Cadet Technical Sergeant. It was redesigned in 1985.

Collection Item Long Description:

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Physical Description

Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Capt Eddie Rickenbacker Achievement; white background, yellow stripes bracketing large center white rectangle; center rectangle is adorned 94th Aero Squadron insignia (an Uncle Sam hat, with the brim pointing up and to the right and the crown down and to the left, falling through a red circle).

Credit Line

Donated by Col. Louisa S. Morse (C.A.P.)

Country of Origin

United States of America


  • Natural Fabric
  • Copper Alloy
  • Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy


3-D: 3.7 × 0.5 × 1cm (1 7/16 × 3/16 × 3/8 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum


AWARDS-Medals & Ribbons

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