RT Crusader, 1st Generation Patch

Robert Lees’ Okinawan machine embroidered, 1st generation, Recon Team Crusader pocket patch.

In 1967, Roberts E. Lees served with 5th Special Forces Group (ABN), Project Sigma (B-56) assigned to the Recon Section. He later extended his tour and transferred to Military Assistance Command Vietnam Studies and Observations Group (MAC V SOG), Command and Control North (CCN), Recon Company assigned to Recon Team Crusader.

Master Sergeant (E-8) Lees retired from the Army in June 1980 after twenty-one years’ service with twenty-four months in Vietnam.