Michael Bentley’s 3rd model 1-0 (One-Zero) jacket. The left chest has a Taiwanese machine embroidered Command and Control Central (CCC) bomb burst patch that is surmounted with a hand embroidered Combat Infantryman’s Badge (CIB). The right chest has a Taiwanese machine embroidered Recon Team Montana patch that is surmounted by his name BENTLEY that is hand embroidered with Army of the Republic of Vietnam Monitor / (ARVN) High Altitude Low Opening (HALO).
In 1970, Michael E. Bentley served with Military Assistance Command Vietnam Studies and Observations Group (MAC V SOG), Command and Control Central (CCC), Recon Company assigned to Recon Team Montana.
Sergeant (E-5) Bentley processed out of the Army in January 1972 after three years’ service with twenty-four months in Vietnam.