Recon Team Montana Patch

Michael Sheppard’s Taiwanese machine embroidered Recon Team Montana pocket patch that he presented to Col. Roger Pezzelle.

In 1968, Michael M. Sheppard served with 5th Special Forces Group (ABN) assigned to A-241, Polei Kleng, RVN. He was later reassigned to Military Assistance Command Vietnam Studies and Observations Group (MAC V SOG), Command and Control Central (CCC), with the Hatchet Forces before he transferred to Recon Company assigned to Recon Team Montana. During the veteran’s tour he participated in a MAC V SOG, Combat Jump on August 23, 1970.

Staff Sergeant (E-6) Sheppard processed out of the Army in 1974 after seven years’ service with forty months in Vietnam.