SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, Hawaii-- Capt. Micah Sturgeon, the 18th Medical Command Human Resources Operations Officer, buddy carries a casualty to a protected area to perform basic first aid during the U.S. Army-Hawaii Expert Field Medical Badge testing, Apr. 11.
The EFMB is a peacetime badge equivalent to the Combat Medical Badge and considered a prestigious honor among the medical services Soldiers. This badge is only held by an average of 16 percent of medical professionals in the military.