Battle of Ganjgal in 2009.
Meyer MoH citation:
Swenson MoH citation:
He is one of two MoH recipients still on active duty (at least until Payne receives...
One dead, two in critical condition, eight missing in AAV sinking.
Amphibious vehicle sinks off California coast
I did three deployments and several training ops riding in the back of AAVs.
The thought of sinking was always on our minds.
While certainly a tragedy, this kind of accident is very...
The CEO of Gunsite Academy has reported that Chuck Taylor has moved on to the big range in the sky.
He was a member of the "old guard" with Jeff Cooper and Clint Smith.
An interview with Reid Hendricks from 2018.
From Chuck's webpage:
I've been to the spot in Iraq where Cpl Dunham's heroic action took place.
The book about his service; The Gift of Valor is a good read.
Jocko's podcast (#203: One Man Can Make a Difference. USMC Corporal Jason Dunham and The Ultimate Sacrifice) is particularly powerful.
I made a small...