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The Special Forces Association Serves as the Voice for the Special Forces Community; Perpetuates Special Forces Traditions and Brotherhood; Advances the Public Image of Special Forces and Promotes the General Welfare of the Special Forces Community.

A Brief History of How the Special Forces Association was Formed

[As told by COL (Ret) Sully de Fontaine; Distinguished Member of the Regiment (DMOR)]

History of
Special Forces


The first Special Forces unit was officially established during the 1950s, after several notable operational successes during World War II. However, unconventional warfare, a staple of small-unit operations has its roots since before the Revolutionary War.


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U.S. Army Special Forces Group Flashes



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