RT Alaska, 1st Generation Patch

Richard Dalley’s Taiwanese machine embroidered, 1st generation Recon Team Alaska pocket patch.

Richard J. Dalley served three tours in Vietnam. His first tour was in 1967 with 5th Special Forces Group (ABN), Project Sigma, Recon Section. His second tour was in 1969 with Military Assistance Command Vietnam Studies and Observations Group (MAC V SOG), Command and Control North (CCN), Recon Company and served with Recon Teams: Georgia and Alaska. Richard returned for a third tour in 1971 assigned to an unidentified unit.

Sergeant First Class (E-7) Dalley retired from the Army in August 1973 after 20 years’ service with 35 months in Vietnam.