Raider Airmen earn German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge Published Sept. 30, 2019 By Airman 1st Class Christina Bennett 28th Bomb Wing Public Affairs ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. -- Eleven Raider Airmen were awarded the coveted German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge at Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D. on Sept. 20-21, 2019. Airmen participated alongside Army ROTC cadets and South Dakota Army National Guardsmen. Participants were required to complete six events in order to qualify for the badge.