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ASTRONOMY MERIT BADGE HISTORY

 

Preceded by:

Introduced

Discontinued

Replaced with

Original 1911 current N/A

 

ASTRONOMY MERIT BADGE HISTORY

 

PICTURE NOT AVAILABLE

Type A

Type B

Type C

Type D

Type E

1911-1933

1934-1935

1936-1946

1942-1946

1947-1960

 

(heavyweight cloth)

(lightweight cloth)

   

 

 

 

 

 

Type E

Type G

Type H

Type J

Type K

1947-1960

1961-1971

1972-2002

2002-2009

2010-2014

 

(cloth back)

(blue, clear, and molded back)

(Scout Stuff back)

(BSA 2010 back)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

Type L

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2014-present

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(BSA Since 1910 back)

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ASTRONOMY MERIT BADGE PAMPHLET HISTORY

 

Type 2

Type 3A

Type 3B

Type 3C

Type 3D

1920-1924

1925-1927

1928-1936

1936-1938

1939-1942

 

 

 

 

 

Type 4

Type 5A

Type 5B-1

Type 5B-2

Type 6A-1

1942-1943

1944

1945-194?

194?-1952

1952-1953

 

 

 

 

 

Type 6A-2

Type 6A-3

Type 7A

Type 7B

Type 8A-1

1954-1959

1960-1965

1966-1970

1971

1972-1975

 

 

 

 

 

Type 8A-2

Type 9A

Type 9B-1

Type 9B-2

Type 10A

1976-1979

1980-2003

2004-2006

2007

2008

 

 

 

 

 

   

Type 10B

Type 10C-1

Type 10C-2

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2009

2010-2012

2013-present

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KNOWN ASTRONOMY MERIT BADGE PAMPHLET HARD COVER VARIETIES

 

 

 

 

 

HCH

HCI

HCJ

HCM

HCQv1

 

 

 

 

 

 

this page last reviewed and updated - April 2016