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Special Forces (Green Berets)

Mar 01, 1959

The first National Guard Special Forces operational detachments were activated in Beckley and Huntington

Other events that happened on or around March 01, 1959


The Special Forces (Green Berets) were created in the Army National Guard

Other events that happened on or around 1959

May, 1961

Green Beret operational detachments were consolidated under 16th Special Forces Group (Airborne) (SFGA)

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