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Jeremy E. Bessa - Green Beret Foundation

 · Staff Sgt. Jeremy E. Bessa, 26, was killed by an improvised explosive device while conducting a mounted combat reconnaissance patrol. He was a Special Forces Operational Detachment-Alpha team communications sergeant assigned to Company …

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Special Forces (United States Army) - Military Wiki

Search Our Veteran Registry. Find your service-time buddies and search over 2,583,359 VetFriends members. Chances are your service-time buddies or family members may already be a part of VetFriends. Search instantly today in our online veteran registry. All you need is a first and last name, although more information is always helpful.

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1 Battle Proved That Nothing Can Stop the US Army's …

 · Some 53 years ago, in a faraway Special Forces camp in southeast Asia, Sergeant First Class Eugene Ashley Jr achieved immortality during one of the fiercest battles of the Vietnam War. Ashley joined the Army in 1950. After finishing boot camp and Advanced Infantry Training, Ashley went to Germany. When the Korean War broke out […]

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Barry Sadler | Military Wiki | Fandom

 · Barry Sadler (November 1, 1940 – November 5, 1989) was an American military veteran, author, actor, and singer-songwriter. Sadler served as a Green Beret combat Medic with the rank of Staff Sergeant in the United States Army during the Vietnam War.Most of his work has a military theme, and he billed himself as SSG Barry Sadler, although his label credits read SSgt Barry Sadler.

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Member's Pages - Special Forces Association Chapter 78

 · Member's Pages Staff T01:50:14-07:00. Kenneth J. Atkinson SFA 78 Member. Company Operations Sergeant. Edmont T. Barrett SFA 78 Member. An Army brat that dropped out of college to join the Army in '68. The nineteen months he spent in Vietnam as a Green Beret had a profound impact on his life.

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Moïse's Bibliography: Army Special Forces

Jerry Krizan and Robert Dumont, Bac Si: A Green Beret Medic's War in Vietnam. Philadelphia and Oxford: Casemate, 2014. Sergeant Krizan served 1968-69 with with Team A-331, at Loc Ninh, Binh Long Province, III corps. Jonathan F. Ladd oral history, part 1, part 2. Ladd commanded 5th Special Forces from June 1967 to June 1968.

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Special Forces (United States Army) - Military Wiki

 · The United States Army Special Forces, known informally as the Green Berets because of their distinctive service headgear, are a special operations force tasked with five primary missions: unconventional warfare (the original and most important mission of Special Forces), foreign internal defense, special reconnaissance, direct action, and counter-terrorism. The first two emphasize …

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Richard D. Spice Obituary

 · He went on to become a Green Beret in the Special Forces. Richard served 17 years in the Army, with a total of 21 years in the military before retiring in 1981. Following his retirement, Richard worked at the Kemper Military School in Boonville, MO where he …

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MSG Charles Wesley Lindewald, Jr, La Porte, IN on

 · "Another Green Beret carried him into a bunker," said Perez, who added the bunker was hit by artillery and both men were buried together. The camp was eventually overun by Viet Cong forces. Another member of Lindewald's unit, Sergeant First Class Eugene Ashley, earned the Medal of Honor for leading a counterattack back into the camp allowing U ...

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When Tanks Overran the Green Berets ... - WAR HISTORY …

 · Sergeant Eugene Ashley led several assaults on the base camp to relieve his stranded comrades at daylight. An Army 175-mm M107 at Camp Carroll provides fire support for ground forces Each attempt was thrown back by the NVA, and the soldiers of BV33 became more and more hesitant to advance towards the base.

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He served as a Green Beret combat medic with the rank of Staff Sergeant of the United States Army during the Vietnam War. Barry Sadler later wrote the hit song, "The Ballad of the Green Berets," which spent five weeks atop the Hot 100 chart in 1966. ... Sergeant First Class Eugene Ashley Jr achieved immortality during one of the fiercest ...

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Guardians of the Green Beret

Yes, I am a Green Beret. They give a false representation of who we are, what we are, and what we represent. These phonies are almost always criminal otherwise in my opinion. Good job Guardians of the Green Beret. People probably don't realize what it would be like for me to ever actually meet a phony Green Beret. Offensive is not the word.

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How a Green Beret achieved immortality during ... - …

 · Some 53 years ago, in a faraway Special Forces camp in southeast Asia, Sergeant First Class Eugene Ashley Jr achieved immortality during one of the fiercest battles of the Vietnam War. Ashley joined the Army in 1950. After finishing boot camp and Advanced Infantry Training, Ashley went to Germany. When the Korean War broke out in 1953, Ashley deployed in Korea with the 187th …

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Sergeant First Class Eugene Ashley, Jr. Hall of Heroes ...

Sergeant First Class Eugene Ashley, Jr. was born in Wilmington North Carolina on 12 October 1931. Not long a er his birth, his family moved to New York City where Ashley attended Alexander Hamilton High School. Ashley joined the Army from New York City in 1950 and served in the Korean War with the 187th Regimental Combat Team. Joining Special Forces, SFC Eugene Ashley Jr. was assigned to ...

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THE TRUE STORY OF OPERATION TAILWIND - The …

 · Force company was organized similar to a U.S. infantry unit, except American Green Berets filled the NCO and officer positions with the foot soldiers either Chinese Nungs or, as in B Company's case, Montagnard tribesmen. USMC CH-53s ready to go, Operation Tailwind. (Courtesy Eugene McCarley) Each of the three USMC HH-53's carried one SOG Raider

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