Who’s Who in Detachment “A” who also served in the top-secret Special Operations SOG units in Vietnam

This section recognizes and pays tribute to all those Detachment “A” members who also served in the prestigious unit SOG – another unit unrecognized for decades. This list shows the caliber of Special Forces troops that served in Detachment ”A” and SOG yet were unrecognized for decades. This is not an exhaustive list.

Hermann Adler Bob Kuenstle
Howard “Zipper” Allen Bob Lees
Ron Braughton Project 404 Laos Georg Moskaluk
Nick Brokhausen Charlie Monson
Bob Charest James “Dusty” Moore
Stu Cranson John  O’Keefe
Ron Davidson Ralph Ormes
Gentry Deck Bob Picknell
Emmett “Jessie” Dover Bill Queen
Bill Durant Jimmy Reeves
Warner “Rocky” Farr Harvey Saal
Julius Farrago Joel Schelkelberger
Jerry “Paco” Fontana John Silk
Paul Foster Gil Turcotte
Claude L. Greeney Paul Whitmore
Richard Gross James Wilde
Herman David Halterman Sid Williams
John Heintel Robert Willis
Rick Hendricks Robert G. Willis
Lou Herman Don Wolken
Ralph Keith Ivan Woronchuk
Kim Kendle Ed Yarbrough
Manfred Kropp John “Rowdy” Yeats