RT Rattler, 1st Generation

In 1968, Cletis D. Sinyard was assigned to Vietnam with Military Assistance Command Vietnam Studies and Observations Group (MAC V SOG), Command and Control North (CCN), Recon Company and served with Recon Team Moccasin and Rattler.

 This was Cletes’ second tour in Vietnam. He served his first tour in 1965 -1966 with the 1st Cavalry Division and is a veteran of the Battle of the Ia Drang.

 First Sergeant (E-8) Sinyard retired from the Army in 1985 after twenty years’ service with twenty-four months in Vietnam.