CMSgt. Robert Bien was a loadmaster on C-130 and C-123 aircraft at Phan Rang AB, South Vietnam, from 1969-1970. He was also stationed at Dover AFB, Delaware, and worked as a C-5 loadmaster.
He wore this party suit when stationed at Phan Rang AB. Custom made in Thailand, the back has a large patch with Snoopy as the Red Baron. The front is embroidered with his nickname, Bobby, and aircrew wings and is decorated with squadron patches.
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Every artifact in the Air Mobility Command Museum, including this one, is part of the United States Air Force Heritage Program. We are not able to loan artifacts in the museum's collection.