Forces Armee Nationale Khmer (FANK) PlaqueSeptember 27, 2016
Paul Longgrear’s Americal PlaqueSeptember 27, 2016
Strategic Technical Directorate (STD) Plaque SOG’s VN Counterpart
Military Assistance Command Vietnam Studies and Observations Group (MAC V SOG) Vietnamese Counterpart the Strategic Technical Directorate (STD) presentation plaque that measures 10 X 12 inches. The award has a veneer base with a multi layered center piece and a chromed presentation plate that reads: PRESENTED BY THE STRATEGIC TECHNICAL DIRECTORATE JOINT GENERAL STAFF / RVNAF. The piece was presented to Conrad “Ben” Baker who served as the Deputy Director of the US Army, Counter Insurgency Support Office (CISO) on Okinawa and visited Vietnam on a regular bases. The plaque comes with a reprinted photograph of the veteran during the War and one picture of the veteran holding the piece when I purchased it.