Green Beret

Thomas Stanton’s US issued green beret that has a 5th Special Forces Group (ABN) affixed to the face.

Thomas W. Stanton served tow tour in Vietnam. His first tour was as an enlisted man in 1964 with 5th Special Forces Group (ABN) assigned to A-341, Bu Dop, RVN. He returned for a second tour as an officer in 1968 with Military Assistance Command Vietnam Studies and Observations Group (MAC V SOG), Command and Control Central (CCC), Recon Company assigned to Ohio before was reassigned as the Recon Company Commander.

Major (0-4) Stanton retired from the Army in 1982 after twenty years’ service with fourth months in Vietnam.