This is arguably one of rarest Special Forces related insignia to come out of the GWOT.
Special Forces Afghani Security Force (ASF) Purple Heart award a
The ASF was an Afghan mercenary force paid and trained by US Army Special Forces.
These were made in 2004 at Nangalam in Kunar Province and awarded to members of ASF who were wounded during combat actions while fighting along side US Army Special Forces ODA's.
It states in Pashto Language “Wounded in action against Taliban Forces”
It is known that the the Team Sergeant of the ODA who designed and had these made, awarded 5, left some with the unit to be awarded later, donated one to the Special Forces museum and sold a few to collectors.
Named to the veteran
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