RT Crusader, 1st Generation Patch

Alfonzo Stevens’ Okinawan machine embroidered, 1st generation, Recon Team Crusader pocket patch.

In 1968, Alfonzo Stevens was assigned to Military Assistance Command Vietnam Studies and Observations Group (MAC V SOG), Command and Control North (CCN), Hatchet Forces until he transferred to Recon Company, and served with Recon Teams New Jersey and Crusader.

Staff Sergeant (E-6) Stevens processed out of the Army in April 1970 after three and a half years’ service with eighteen months in Vietnam.