Green Beret

Howard Sugar’s US issued green beret that has a 5th Special Forces Group (ABN) flash applied to the face and a replaced Vietnamese hand embroidered liner.

In 1971, Howard B. Sugar served with Military Assistance Command Vietnam Studies and Observations Group (MAC V SOG), Command and Control Central (CCC) / Task Force 2 Advisory Element (TF2AE), Recon Company, assigned to Recon Team Washington. During the veteran’s tour he participated in the fifth High Altitude Low Opening (HALO) Combat Jump on October 11, 1971.

Sergeant (E-5) Sugar processed out of the Army in February 1972 after three years’ service with fifteen months in Vietnam.