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Jun 07, 2019 eight soldiers from the 48th chemical brigade, 52nd ordnance group explosive ordnance disposal, 71st ordnance group eod, and the 20th chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, explosives cbrne headquarters and headquarters company completed the 20th cbrne command best warrior competition with an read more. Unit patch to be worn on the army ocp multicam uniform. Army unit patch 67th battlefield surveillance brigade bfsb ocp. Following her command of the 71st eod group, she was assigned as the executive officer to the executive deputy of army materiel command at redstone arsenal, alabama. Alexander alumni killed in line of duty honored douglasville, ga lance cpl. Product details 71st ordnance group patches are sold one per pack. Johnny strickland, 71st eod, signifying the beginning of his command during a change of command sept. The 71st ordnance group eod is one of two activeduty eod groups in the u. Patch color is bagby green per authorized specifications from tioh the institute of heraldry designed for the multicam uniform. In april 1951, the unit was reassigned to 7th army and attached to the 47th ord group. Illustrations of military related items including unit patches, badges, medals, vehicles and related designs. While there are not very many military bases in colorado, the state is home to almost 50,000 active duty and reserve members. On a gold color metal and enamel red rectangle arced at top and bottom 1 316 inches 3.661 1214 1070 427 696 1134 966 604 1198 104 895 410 1398 17 1224 1510 1483 92 1481 436 420 911 1264 1242 1031 1415 1393 1325 1100 189 1282 944 288