Hello all. I am currently in New York City watching the sky darkening with the approach of Hurricane Sandy. I was honored to speak to a wonderful group of men, women, and children on the Intrepid aircraft carrier anchored in the Hudson river earlier today. They were brought together t
Sept. 30, 2012, marked the 4,000th day the Rangers of the 75th Ranger Regiment have been continuously deployed in combat against terrorists and insurgents in the War on Terror. On October 19, 2001, Rangers from 3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, conducted a daring, low level airborn
Take a look at this. Some of the Green Berets from ODA-574 might get the Silver Stars their Captain (now Lieutenant Colonel) Jason Amerine put them in for eleven years ago as reported in my book The Only Thing Worth Dying For. See this article reported by Joe Gould for the Army Times:
The unforgettable account and courageous actions of the U.S. Army’s 240th Assault Helicopter Company and Green Beret staff sergeant Roy Benavidez, who risked everything to rescue a Special Forces team trapped behind enemy lines.