This badge was awarded from November 30, 1944. It was given for a certain number of patrols independent of certified successes. The Leistungsabzeichen der Kleinkampfmittel was awarded in seven degrees.
The first four degrees (Stufen) were worn on the sleeve:
1. Stufe |
2. Stufe |
Awarded for one patrol
3. Stufe |
Awarded for two patrols
4. Stufe |
Awarded for three patrols
The higher degrees were:
|Kampfspange in Bronze||Awarded for 4 patrols|
|Kampfspange in Silber||Awarded for 7 patrols|
|Kampfspange in Gold||Awarded for 10 patrols|
There is no information that a Kampfspange in silver was awarded in WWII.