"Costliest RPG shot of the war? " Topic
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|Uesugi Kenshin ||07 Aug 2011 6:37 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 ||08 Aug 2011 3:25 a.m. PST|
|BundyTime ||08 Aug 2011 7:57 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.