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Uesugi Kenshin Supporting Member of TMP Inactive Member07 Aug 2011 7:37 a.m. PST

Re: chinook shoot down:

"A current U.S. official and a former U.S. official said the Americans included
22 Navy SEALs, three Air Force combat controllers and a dog handler, his dog and
four crew members"

Klebert L Hall Inactive Member08 Aug 2011 4:25 a.m. PST

So far, probably.
-Kle.

BundyTime Inactive Member08 Aug 2011 8:57 a.m. PST

Kind of seemed backward to me… a QRF of special forces backing up a detachment of Rangers in contact?

Costliest in terms of casualties, replacing the incident during operation Red Wings (ie. 'Lone Survivor') under the same circumstances – QRF chopper shot down.

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