5th Special Forces Group Flash With Crest
5TH SPECIAL FORCES GROUP FLASH WITH CREST
Approximately 2' vertical military spec color patch that is worn on the beret (hat). This patch has the Special Forces Insignia embroidered on the flash (patch).
The 5th Special Forces Group is a U.S. Army Special Forces unit that was activated on 21 September 1961 during the Vietnam war by John F. Kennedy when he funded the John F. Kennedy Special Warfare Center. It was made popular by the movie The Green Berets starring John Wayne.