Green Beret, U. S. Army

Description
U.S. Special Forces, named the Green Berets in 1962, were among the first American soldiers sent to Vietnam. Their mission was to train and lead American allies against communist forces.
date made
ca 1962
maker
Dorothea Knitting Mills, Ltd.
place made
Canada: Ontario, Toronto
Measurements
overall: 80 mm x 240 mm; 3 5/32 in x 9 7/16 in
ID Number
2013.0313.01
accession number
2013.0313
catalog number
2013.0313.01
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
Clothing & Accessories
Military
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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