Richard Warren’s US issued green beret that has a 1st Special Forces Group (ABN) flash applied to the face. The beret is a 7 3/8 with a great fold / shape and is featured on the website specialforceshistory.com as artifact number APHG-127.
Richard D. Warren served five tours in South East Asia. His first tour was in 1959 with 7th Special Forces Group (ABN / 7th SFG (ABN)) assigned to Project White Star in Laos. Richard’s second and third tours were in 1961 and 1963 with 1st SFG (ABN) assigned to different A-Camps. He returned for a fourth tour in 1965 with Military Assistance Command Vietnam Studies and Observations Group (MAC V SOG) assigned to Kham Duc, Recon Company assigned to Spike Team Alaska. Warren’s fifth and final tour was in 1969 with 5th SFG (ABN) assigned to Project Gamma.