PRU: Province Reconnaissance Unit. Irregular unit organized within each province for the official purpose of reconnoitering guerrilla sanctuaries and collecting intelligence on guerrilla activities. These units were operated under the auspices of the CIA and were also the operating arm of the Phoenix program.
Our Regulation Full Size Provincial Reconnaissance Unit
Badge (PRU) is a silver plated badge. This is the same badge that is supplied to the U.S. Army and sold in Army Base Exchanges.