How Many Inches Down on a Boy Scout Sash Do You Place Your First Badge?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 25, 2020 4:29:25 PM ET
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Boy Scouts of America merit badges should be placed on the Scout sash with a spacing of half an inch between the top edge of the sash and the top edge of the badge. Scouts can place badges on the front or back of the sash.

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