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Special Forces History

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History of Special Forces in Vietnam. Books, videos, websites and other information about SF in Vietnam. (an internal web page of this website).

Special Forces History.  Special Forces Association.

History of the Special Forces Association.  Special Forces Association.

Structure and History of Special Forces.  SORB.

Special Forces. Wikipedia.

Special Forces History and Origins.  SpecialOperations.com.

Early Cold War - Army Special Operations.  GlobalSecurity.org.

Special Forces History.  U.S. Army Special Forces Command.

Special Forces History.  sfalx.com.

Operation Provide Comfort. 10th Special Forces Group providing humanitarian relief in northern Iraq to Kurdish refugees immediately after Desert Storm.

JFK and the Green Beret.  Learn more about the history behind the Green Beret at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum.

History of 11th Special Forces Group

Challenge Coins. History and rules.

Ballad of the Green Berets.  Words to the Ballad of the Green Berets by Barry Sadler - released in 1966.

Videos about History of Special Forces

"Green Berets Special Forces. A Complete History". A 90 minute long video of program run on History Channel posted on YouTube.

"Special Forces Prayer". A video of the history of the Special Forces prayer. Written in 1961.

"U.S. Army's 10th Special Forces Group". Produced by the U.S. Army this video documentary provides info on the 10th SFG(A) and its base in Bad Tolz, Germany. Circa early 1960s?

"US Special Forces Training - What it Takes to become a Green Beret". Circa 1960's.

"Special Forces - The Big Picture". Two older videos about U.S. Army Special Forces. Produced by the U.S. Army and narrated by Henry Fonda in "The Big Picture" series.

"Green Berets Project: COL (Ret) Aaron Bank Interview". Circa 1990's.  COL Bank was known as the father of U.S. Army Special Forces.

"10th SFG(A) History". Published on July 13, 2012. Provides info on the early history and training for unconventional warfare behind the Iron Curtain. In addition 10th SFG(A) trained forces and conducted operations in Lebanon, Bosnia, Africa and Europe. Later it would take part in Desert Storm, Provide Comfort, Restore Hope, OEF, and OIF.

"Kurdistan Spring 1991". Video of slides depicting scenes from 10th SFG deployment during Provide Comfort to aid the Kurds after Desert Storm.

SF in Operation Provide Comfort. 2/10th SFGA conducts personnel recovery mission in Northern Iraq post Desert Storm.

PRT Gardez. The first Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) in Afghanistan was established in Gardez, Afghanistan formed around then nucleus of an SFODA. Video shows the PRT base.


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