(Panzerkampfabzeichen der Luftwaffe)

Date Instituted

3 November 1944


* Participation in three armored assaults
* Having been wounded during an assault
* Having earned an award during an assault
* Same as Silver but for non-panzer troops, such as panzer-grenadier troops.

Number Awarded



Numbered badges were added 10 November 1944 for 25, 50, 75 or 100 engagements.

This badge was instituted but not awarded.

Sources used

Christopher Ailsby - World War 2 German medals and political awards
John R. Angolia - For Führer and Fatherland: Military awards of the Third Reich
David Littlejohn - Orders, decorations, medals and badges of the Third Reich