Special Forces Association Chapter IX is sad to report that former Green Beret Officer, Juan Novoa, has passed away on 20 May 2015.
Juan served with the 1st and 3rd SF Groups and we understand he was instrumental in organizing B-2 of the 12th Special Forces Group (Airborne) in El Paso, Texas.
His awards and training include: Airborne Master Wings, SF Qualification, Viet Nam Service Medal – 2 service stars, ARCOM, RVN Campaign w/60 device, Vietnamese Jump Wings, CIB, Vietnamese Civil Action Medal & CZ JOC.
Juan Novoa is survived by his wife, Elvira Ann Novoa; son, Juan Jose Novoa; daughter, Veronica Getz; and two Grandchildren. RIP brother.