RT Colorado, 2nd Generation Patch

Willie McLeod’s Vietnamese hand embroidered, 2nd generation Recon Team Colorado team patch.

Willie McLeod Jr. served two tours in Vietnam. His first tour was in 1970 with Military Assistance Command Vietnam Studies and Observations Group (MAC V SOG), Command and Control Central (CCC), Recon Company, assigned to Recon Team Colorado. He returned for a second tour in 1971 assigned to MAC V SOG, Task Force 2 Advisory Element (TF2AE / CCC).

Command Sergeant Major (E-9) McLeod retired from the Army in August 1985 after twenty-seven years, six months service with twenty-five months in Vietnam. McLeod later worked as a civilian contractor for the John F. Kennedy, Special Warfare Center (JFKSWC), Robin Sage as a Village Chief known as Papa Doc.