SOG Boonie

Jan “Dutch” Wierenga’s MAC V SOG issued black boonie. The veteran had cropped the brim and attached a Combat Tracker tab from his first tour.

Jan W. Wierenga served two tours in Vietnam. His first tour was in 1967 with the 101st Combat Striker Team and was later assigned to the Jungle Warfare School in Malaysia as an Instructor. He returned for a second tour in 1970 with Military Assistance Command Vietnam Studies and Observations Group (MAC V SOG), Command and Control North (CCN), Recon Company, assigned to Recon Team Anaconda.

Master Sergeant (E-8) Wierenga retired from the Army in 1985 after twenty-four years’ service with thirty-six months in Vietnam.