ARVN : #677


5e BPVN SOUTH VIETNAMESE 52nd COMPANY 5th BTL AIRBORNE FLAG/GUIDON/STANDARD




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This is one of the ARVN (South Vietnamese) guidon/standard/flag collection that was brought back from Saigon by a USMC Major by the name of Doug Humor. He was listed as one of the contributors for letting his guidons to be used in The Sea Tigers, Angels in Red Hats.  Both books, amongst with the Black […]

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This is one of the ARVN (South Vietnamese) guidon/standard/flag collection that was brought back from Saigon by a USMC Major by the name of Doug Humor. He was listed as one of the contributors for letting his guidons to be used in The Sea Tigers, Angels in Red Hats.  Both books, amongst with the Black Tigers, were written by CSM Michael N. Martin. I was fortunate (or privileged) enough to acquire over 98% of the entire collection.

Measured approx 26” x  21″ in size and machine-stitched SVN Airborne 52nd (2nd Company, 5th BTL) Company of the 8th Btl.  Absolutely guaranteed to be the very SAME used in the book!  There are companion companies in the same 5th btl also available as shown. This well-know ARVN 5th AB BTL is also known as the 5eme BPVN ( Bataillon de Parachutistes Vietnamiens ( Bawaan) in French and it was the one and only Vietnamese AB Btl that jumped into Dien Bien Phu in 1954!

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