Green Beret

Charles Trucks’ US issued green beret that has a 5th Special Forces Group (ABN) flash and a Vietnamese embroidered liner.

In 1970, Charles F. Trucks served with 5th Special Forces Group (ABN) assigned to the B-36 Mobile Strike Force until he transferred to Military Assistance Command Vietnam Studies and Observations Group (MAC V SOG), Command and Control North (CCN), Recon Company assigned to Recon Team Alaska. Charles was later reassigned to CCN’s MLT#2 as a Covey Rider.

Captain (0-3) Trucks processed out of the Army in April 1972 after seven years’ service with twelve months in Vietnam.