The Army Green Beret Special Forces Airborne Ranger Sergeant First Class is shown here. His beret patch flash is the 46th Special Forces Company Thailand Ranger Detachment (of the 1st Special Forces Group HQ Okinawa) with the Special Forces Crest. Thought the procedure was to not wear flashy watches but they appear in many SF photos. There were many mixed units of special forces personnel from various countries and branches of military service.
Army SFC. Riley G. Stephens, 39, of Tolar, Texas. Died September 28, 2012, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Died in Maidan Wardak Province, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained from enemy small arms fire.