1.75 inch Bronze Coin
Side One: Southeast Asia geography...Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos & Thailand. Motto: Alone, Unarmed, Unafraid. USAF Security Service Shield: command emblem of the era. EC-47 ARDF (airborne radio direction finding) Operations – Southeast Asia 1966-1974: Beginning of Phyllis Ann missions to the end of USAFSS taskings for the war. The aircraft image is of an EC-47Q, tail number 204 that completed the final mission, landing at Ubon RTAFB in 1974.
Side Two: The quadrants represent Goodfellow AFB at the time ARDF training was conducted there. Upper left quadrant: 6940th Wing HQs with flag staff. Upper right quadrant: Water tower, circa 1960’s that was painted checkerboard orange and white. Lower left quadrant: Goodfellow North Gate, circa 1968 with guard on duty. Lower right quadrant: USAF Security Service School Shield: training school emblem of the era, circa 1966. Heritage Chapter, San Angelo, TX: This chapter organized in 1993.
Costs: Each coin is $6.00 plus mailer and postage. Coins will be mailed First Class in bubble envelopes, maximum 5 coins per envelope. Here are the envelope and mailing costs:
1 bubble envelope: $0.40
1 Coin Postage - $0.60
2 Coins Postage - $0.83
3 Coins Postage - $1.29
4 Coins Postage - $1.52
5 Coins Postage - $1.98
Sample order for 1 coin: $6.00 + $.40 + $.60 = $7.00 payment due.
" " 5 coins: $30.00 + $.40 + $1.98 = $32.38 payment due
Send full payment (check or money order) made out to FTVA-Heritage Chapter along with your complete return mailing address to:
FTVA – Heritage Chapter
EC-47 Challenge Coins
P.O. Box 2469
San Angelo, TX 76902