173rd Airborne Emblem Plaque
The 173rd Airborne Brigade
Combat Team is an Airborne Infantry Brigade based in Vicenza, Italy. It is the United States European Command's conventional airborne strategic response force for Europe.
Activated in 1915 as the 173rd Infantry Brigade, the unit saw service in World War I but is best known for its actions during the Vietnam War. The brigade was the first major United States Army ground formation deployed in Vietnam, serving there May 1965–1971. The 173rd Airborne Brigade
deployed to Afghanistan in March 2005 in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.Handcrafted from All-Natural hardwoods, our Artists perfectly reproduced the 173rd Airborne Emblem.
This 173d Airborne Emblem Wooden Plaque measures approx 12" x 8".