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1st Signal Brigade, Framed, Large

The item contains a 1st Signal Brigade shoulder sleeve insignia encased in a beautiful walnut frame.  The frame can be hung on the wall or set on a desk.  The background contains historic details of the  brigade's years in Vietnam:  Commanders, Maps of all Corps Tactical Zones and major locations. The frame is 11" x 14" and can be hung on the wall or set on a desk.

Product Summary

· Beautiful Dark Walnut Frame (11”x14”).

· Velvet backed

· Hang on the Wall or Stand on the Desk

· Contains:

           Shoulder Sleeve Insignia

           Map of Vietnam with Major 1st Signal Brigade            Locations

Brigade Order of Battle

Major Operations

 

Price: $65.00 Free Shipping

SKU/Item Number: VMAFL-1SIG

1st Signal Brigade Patch and History, Framed, Large

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The brigade entered Vietnam in April of 1966 with responsibility for all communications in theater.

 

It provided planning, installation and maintenance support for an extensive communication network in Vietnam and in Thailand.  The Brigade also had communication responsibility for all Southeast Asian communications and ran communication cables between Vietnam and the Phillipines as part of the worldwide network. 

 

The Brigade had locations throughout the country but in general the country was divided within each tactical corps among several Signal Battalions:

 

I Corps

      37th Signal Bn. at Da Nang

       63rd Signal, Bn. at Phu Bai

 

II Corps

      41st Signal Bn. at Qui Nhon

      43rd Signal Bn. at Pleiku

      73rd Signal Bn. at Cam Ranh Bay

      459th Signal, Bn. at various times Nha Trang, Phu Bai, and Ban Me Thuot


III Corps

     36th Signal Bn. at Long Binh

     39th Signal Bn. at Vung Tau and Long Binh

     69th Signal Bn., Tan Son Nhut, Saigon

     86th Signal, Bn. at Cu Chi

     972nd Signal Bn. at Long Binh

 

IV Corps

    52nd Signal Bn., Can Tho

 

Other Units were located in and around Saigon:

      44th Signal Bn., Long Binh

      57th Signal Company COMSEC Logistics Support Center

      221st Signal Company (Pictorial) SEA Pictorial Center

      US Army Training Facility