Qualification badges

Qualification badges were worn on the upper right arm only. For NCO’s they were worn above the rank badge. WO assistant instructors in gunnery and signals wore the badge below the rank badge.

Driver (from 1942)
Driver
Height Taker (Anti-Aircraft) Height taker
LayerLayer
Lewis Gunner (also light machine gunner from c1921) Lewis gunner
Medium Machine Gunner
(From 1944)
Machine gunner
Plotter
(Fortress Plotting Room)
Plotter
Range Taker
Range taker
Royal Navy Gun Layer (Maritime RA only) (From 1943)DEMS gunner
Special Proficiency pay
Special
Signaler
Signaler
NCO who has passed a Gunnery Staff course
Gunnery instructor