$14.99 US Dollars
One set of Dog Tags includes:
2 Stamped, Stainless Steel Dog Tags, Made in the USA
1 Stainless Steel 27″ chain, Made in the USA
1 Stainless Steel 5.5″ chain, Made in the USA
2 Black Silencers, not shown
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- Vietnam Era dog tags usually did not have the Notch.
- We automatically use Indent text (letters are stamped downward, military standard) on Vietnam Era dog tags. If you prefer another text option, please note it in the Comments.
- There are no lower case letters. All text stamped with upper case letters (military standard).
- Most Army Vietnam Era dog tags were stamped with the hole on the right. It is possible that the hole is on the left.
- Last name is stamped on line 1 and the first name, middle initial stamped on line 2. Does vary. Sometimes both last name and first name are stamped on line 1 (see two pictures above).
- Service numbers were usually 8 digits and used on dog tags until the end of 1967. From 1968 through June 1969 many Army Vietnam Era dog tags included both Service number and Social Security Number (see one picture above). After July 1969 the SSN was used exclusively.
- The choices for blood type during the Korea Era: A, B, AB or O . The Rh factor of POS or NEG was usually included. It’s possible it was omitted. Usually dog tags stamped in 1968 and after had the POS or NEG designation.
- The religious preference was written as a complete or abbreviated word. All forms of religion accepted.
- If you have Notched dog tags issued during Vietnam, then order through the Korea Era page.
- Don’t worry about having the exact format. The data presented here was taken from actual dog tags that we have seen. As long as you have the above stated information, your dog tags will be extremely close. Also, the years stated are general guidelines. Your actual unit’s dog tags may vary earlier or later.