VIETNAM 30 YEAR COMMEMORATIVE BELT BUCKLE - (BOA3361) LTD ED $19.95
Pewter buckle fits belt buckles up to 2" wide. Issued by Buckles of America in 1995. Serial number 2088 of 5,000, certificate of authenticity included. Made in US by American Legends Foundry. Comes in white gift box.
Reverse inscription reads "IN 1962 U.S. ADVISERS WERE SENT TO SOUTH VIETNAM TO INCREASE AID, DECLARING THAT SOUTH VIETNAM WOULD NOT GO THE WAY OF CHINA. INSTEAD OF MILITARY SUCCESS, THIS RESULTED IN MORE CORRUPTION. ON MARCH 8, 1965, MARINES STORM ASHORE AT DA NANG. THE FIRST U.S. TROOPS TO BE COMMITTED TO WHAT WOULD BE THE LONGEST CONFLICT OF THE 20TH CENTURY, FINALLY COMING TO AN END IN APRIL, 1975.THIS BUCKLE COMMEMORATES DEDICATION AND COMMITMENT OF THE U.S. TROOPS TO DEFEND DEMOCRACY."
WIDTH: 3" LENGTH: 2.25" HEIGHT 0.5"