Vietnam Helicopter insignia and artifacts - Uniforms

Navy uniforms of Vietnam. Army uniforms of Vietnam. Air Force uniforms of Vietnam. Tiger Stripe shirt with insignia for recovery team member with the 335th Transportation Company. Patch features callsign "Gunsmoke Recovery". Steve Shepard, C troop, 7th Squadron, 17th Cavalry wearing flame retardent "Nomex" shirt.

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I would recommend Shelby Stanton's U.S. Army Uniforms of the Vietnam War, Paul Miraldi's Uniforms and Equipment of U.S. Military Advisers in Vietnam 1957-1972 and Miraldi's Uniforms and Equipment of U.S. Army Infantry, LRRPS, and Rangers in Vietnam 1965-1971.

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The Vietnam patches also remember the mistakes that have been made in the pursuit of freedom, such as the multiple Agent Orange patches that honors the men and women who suffered ongoing harm from the dangerous chemical that was meant to clear the dense jungle for troop movements. If you are a Vietnam veteran, then the time you spent serving ...

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Vietnam Military Patches and Their Meanings - Medals of ...

Military Patches worn and made during Vietnam are huge collector's items for Vietnam Veterans, their family, historians, or anyone who loves history. The military patches represent not just a uniform insignia but people the veterans served with, their friends, and the experiences they went through fighting the war.

5 ways US military combat uniforms have changed since Vietnam

1. Combat uniform pockets. It was really the Korean war that introduced the pant-leg cargo pockets we all know today, according to an official Army history. But combat uniforms issued to troops in Vietnam took those to another level. With bellowed pleats and secure flaps, there were few items the side cargo pocket couldn't handle.

US Army Uniforms of the Vietnam War - BOOK REPORTS - U.S ...

This book was published in 1989 and is the last one in the series. The other books covered WWII, Korea and the Cold War. There is a lot of good information in these books, covering uniforms, head gear, footwear, individual equipment, protective gear, insignia, etc.

US Vietnam - Uniforms - Epic Militaria

US Army 1st Cavalry Olive and Black Patch. £4.95. In stock. Buy Now. Original Vietnam Era US M50 Ike Jacket - 34S. £34.95. In stock. Buy Now. Original Vietnam Era US M50 Ike Jacket - 36S.

Women in the U.S. Army | The United States Army

As the war in Vietnam drew to a close and the Army began transitioning to an all-volunteer force, the role of women in the Army expanded to help fill vacancies before the draft ended in June 1973.

US ARMY UNIFORMS OF THE VIETNAM WAR 2nd PATTERN …

2nd pattern US army VIETNAM War combat shirt. No label but probably 1965 issue with shiny button. SHOULDER • Leadership felt. RIGHT CHEST • Name tape original hand made/local made in Vietnam during the war. LEFT CHEST • Basic Airborne jump wing and U.S. ARMY branch tape- original hand made/local made in Vietnam during the…

Vietnam - Camopedia

Some units have even worn VPA style uniforms made from surplus fabric leftover from the Republic of Vietnam era. North Vietnamese Army Camouflage Patterns. The standard operational uniform of the NVA was olive green, but sabotage units known as đặc công were issued with a special leaf-type camouflage pattern during the Vietnam War. At least ...

Vietnam War Army Class A's - UNIFORMS - U.S. Militaria Forum

Hi, all. It's been ages, since I've posted, so I thought I'd share my current interest: Vietnam War-era Army uniforms. First up, is a 1972-date blouse to a Staff Sergeant who served in Vietnam with the 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile), then later …

The History of the OG-107 Jungle Jacket from Vietnam to ...

The OG-107 is perhaps most closely associated with the Vietnam war, but was considered the standard Army uniform for most soldiers at home and abroad. The famous OG-107 worn by John Lennon was given to him by a soldier who had clearly served in Korea, it features the Imjin Scout Regiment Patch, awarded after going on 20 patrols of the DMZ.

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Uniforms. The Jungle Uniform based on the WW2 Para uniform, was a rare example of Army and Marine clothing that combined functional practicality with comfort and attractive design. ... The original Vietnam War torches don't have the raised guards on the long sides of the switch. Also look out for the reference number MX991/U which should be ...

Vintage Vietnam US Army Soldier Hat Uniform War 6 5/8 ...

Vintage Vietnam US Army Soldier Hat Badge Pin Uniform War size 6 5/8. Condition is "Used" as in photos which are part of item condition description. There is the Brass screw on/off front badge pin above the visor too. Shipped with USPS Parcel Select Ground.

Vietnam - Equipment and Uniform - david.brubakers.us

Here is listed what you should have in your collection to display a typical Medical Corpsman or 'Medic' in the US Army in Vietnam. Along with the basic rifleman's equipment load the medic would have the M3 or M5 field medical kit as well as an M1911A1 .45 automatic pistol or an M16. Additional equipment M3 Aid bag M5 Aid bag 4 M1956 Canteens

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U.S. Army Uniforms - United States Army

The Army is a profession. By wearing the uniform of the U.S. Army, Soldiers follow the legacy of those who served before them. Our uniforms embody the professionalism and commitment to the Army ...

Vietnam War Gear | Vietnam Era Surplus - Army Surplus Store

Vietnam War gear and other surplus items from that era are highly sought after by collectors, historical re-enactors, and movie producers. While the war itself is still fraught with controversy, we respect and honor our Vietnam veterans for their service.

US Army Korea & 1950s Uniforms

Changes in U.S. Army garrison and field uniforms began after World War II and were accelerated by the Korean War that started in 1950. During the 1950s, significant new uniforms were introduced. In particular, the Army Green Uniform, adopted in 1954 as a result of a post-WW II long range uniform improvement program, became the basis of a stable ...

Name Tapes, Insignia and Headgear - Moore Militaria

The use, location, and styles of name tapes varied greatly during the Vietnam War. Originally, the OG-107 Utility Uniform and the Tropical Combat Coat used a white cotton web name tape placed above the right pocket. The name tape had the soldiers last name either stenciled or embroidered in black. The "US ARMY" tape was a woven nylon tape in ...

American - Vietnam War US G.I. Items - Hessen Antique

Vietnam War US G.I. Items. Hessen Antique carries a nice line of reproduction and original U.S. Army Vietnam War G.I. uniforms and equipment. Here is a selection of Vietnam War themed items we have to offer. Vietnam War Field Gear. Vietnam War Footwear.

This was the most fearsome army in the Vietnam War - We ...

Today, the picture of the Vietnam War is often American troops on search-and-destroy missions, fighting an often-unseen enemy who blends in with the jungle. When the North Vietnamese Army or the Viet Cong do attack the Americans in this perception, it comes as an unseen, unexpected ambush, routing the Americans and forcing them back to their ...