7th Special Forces Group Airborne 3rd Battalion Green Beret Army Challenge Coin
7th Special Forces Group Airborne
Operation IRAQI FREEDOM
(2nd Iraq War)
Operation ENDURING FREEDOM
Army Challenge Coin
Condition: Used, and in good shape. Has minor wear from handling. Please see pictures.
The coin is 2 inches in diameter.
The 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne), an operational unit of the United States Army Special Forces, was activated on 20 May 1960. It was reorganized from the 77th Special Forces Group, which was also stationed at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Its purpose is to conduct guerrilla operations and train friendly governments' armed forces in the South, Central, and North America as well as the Caribbean. 7th Special Forces Group participated in Operation Urgent Fury in Grenada in 1983, as well as in Operation Just Cause in Panama in 1989. The 7th SFG has, like all the SFGs, been heavily deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan in the War on Terrorism.