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Stainless Steel Case measures 40mm lug to lug x 32mm non inclusive of the Crown using Calipers.
Original Black Dial shows luminous Military standard Arabic numerals, Bulova signature and inner 24 hr Dial are printed in White, outer register is printed in White with luminous accents on the Hour.
Hour and Minute Hands are Steel 'Spade and Sword' style, luminous filled and the sweep Center Seconds Hand is Steel with a luminous tip.
An antimagnetic shield appears between the Movement and Caseback.
Hackset 10 BNCH Movement is Stainless Steel.
Crown is Stainless Steel.
Decagonal Caseback is Stainless Steel, screws on and is stamped as shown.
In May of 1961 President John F. Kennedy sent 400 U.S. Green Beret 'special advisors' to South Vietnam to help train South Vietnamese Soldiers in methods of counter insurgency in the fight against Viet Cong guerrilllas:
First introduced in 1956 this Vietnam War era United States Military issue MIL - W - 3818A would be the last Military piece produced by Bulova.
The Bulova 3818A is shown on a N.O.S. era correct Nylon one piece strap.