Pre 1981 Combat Dress Parachute Wing
Heavily Padded Rhodesian Made.
Reverse is Grey/Black Flock Material
1970 Green Twill Backed Wing
An applicant had to pass the SAS selection course
and complete 8 parachute jumps.
The badge was worn on the upper right sleeve of the shirt.
Old original Rhodesian parachutist badges are distinguishable by the very padded colored portion of the badges on flat backgrounds.
The backing is a thin, almost gauze-like black cloth