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Interview with Mogadishu survivor, and total badass SgtMaj Lamb

Most of us have seen the movie Black Hawk Down. However, not many of us have met the heroes the movie was based on. We had the pleasure of sitting down for an interview with one such hero, Command Sergeant Major(ret) Rick Lamb. Beyond his harrowing experiences from that day, SgtMaj Lamb has had an insane …

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Watch Green Berets Jump Out of Planes in Crazy 360 VR Video

We’re not sure exactly where this 360 VR video came from, but it appears to show United States Army Special Forces soldiers conducting multiple training evolutions, including free-fall parachuting, marksmanship and combat shooting exercises, and casualty evacuation exercises. Particularly stunning is the sequence where several soldiers jump out of a plane on a free-fall jump, …

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Army Special Forces Endures Six Deaths In Three Days

Last week, six US Army Special Forces soldiers, known as Green Berets, lost their lives in three separate incidents. They all died between Wednesday and Friday of last week. Two were killed in the Afghan province of Kunduz during intense fighting there with Taliban insurgents.  They were killed during a “train, advise and assist” mission …

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U.S. Soldier Killed in Helmand Province Was “Exceptional” Green Beret

An American Green Beret killed in Afghanistan’s dangerous Helmand Province was named as Special Forces Staff Sgt. Matthew V. Thompson, said the Pentagon on Wednesday. Thompson, who was assigned to 3rd battalion, 1st Special Forces Group, was killed when his patrol triggered an improvised explosive device on Tuesday.  The blast killed Thompson and wounded six …

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