All 6 U.S. Combat Deaths in Afghanistan in 2017 Were in ...

A much-decorated veteran of the Army in Iraq, Sergeant De Alencar earned his Green Beret in 2016, according to Military Times.. He "died April 8 in …

John F. Kennedy and Memorial Day: Service and Sace in ...

This Memorial Day I will honor Staff Sergeant Mark R. de Alencar, who on April 8, 2017, in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan, became our nation's most recent combat fatality. He is also now the 45 th member of my former unit, the 7 th Special Forces Group, to be killed while ensuring America's security, and the stability and development of ...

Fallen Green Beret with 5 Kids Honored by 'GoFundMe ...

Donations have poured in to support the wife and five children of a fallen Green Beret killed fighting ISIS in Afghanistan on April 8 – far exceeding a $15,000 goal with a total of more than $293,000 collected in two days. The GoFundMe page to help the family of Army Special Forces Staff Sgt. Mark De Alencar was started by a military wife who ...

Two U.S. troops killed and one wounded in Afghanistan ...

April 30, 2017, 12:33 p.m. Here's our look at the Trump administration and the rest of Washington: Military probes possible friendly fire in deaths of two U.S. service members in Afghanistan

Green Beret Killed in Hazing Incident Was Sick of ...

A U.S. Army Green Beret who died in a hazing incident in 2017 told peers that he was tired of "juvenile" behavior from the men who would go on to kill him.

Desert Storm - SF Team Fights to Survive Behind Enemy ...

Although the fight had lasted hours none of the Green Berets were killed or wounded. By nightfall the fight was under control – the team and supporting craft had kept the Iraqis at bay. The team moved to an area more suited for a helicopter exfiltration. That evening, after darkness settled in, two MH-60s from TF-160 landed near the team's ...

Mark R. de Alencar - Green Beret Foundation

SSG de Alencar was killed in action on April 8, 2017 when he was struck by enemy small arms fire while conducting combat operations in support of Operation Freedom's Sentinel in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan. ... The Green Beret Foundation is a 501(c)(3) …

Navy SEAL arraigned on murder charges in death of Green Beret

Out of the four men charged in connection to the death of Staff Sgt. Logan J. Melgar, Navy Chief Special Tony E. DeDolph was the latest arraigned …

These US Troops Were Killed In Combat During Trump's First ...

Staff Sgt. Mark R. De Alencar, 37, an Army Green Beret, was killed on April 8 in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan, when his unit clashed with ISIS-affiliated forces.The US military has not released more details. To honor his promise to his stepdaughter, after his death more than 80 of Alencar's fellow Green Berets went to her graduation from Niceville High School in Niceville, Florida, …

"US drops largest non-nuclear bomb in Afghanistan after ...

US drops largest non-nuclear bomb in Afghanistan after Green Beret killed By Lucas Tomlinson Published April 13, 2017 FoxNews.com The U.S. military...

Jordan releases footage of attack that killed 3 Green ...

Jordan's military has released security camera footage of an attack by a Jordanian soldier that killed three U.S. Army Green Berets at an air base in the kingdom last year, straining relations between the U.S. and one of its key allies in the Middle East. The incident occurred on Nov. 4, 2016, when a U.S. military convoy came under fire as it entered the al-Jafr base in southern Jordan.

How I learned my Green Beret husband was killed in the ...

How I learned my Green Beret husband was killed in the Niger ambush ... Monday, October 2, 2017. He told me he had only five minutes to talk. ... At 8:00 that night, I …

Four Special Forces members killed in NIGER AMBUSH, the ...

The Green Beret is the distinctive headgear of U.S. Army Special Forces. The uniform piece is worn by those serving as special forces soldiers and is generally awarding after passing the Special Operations assessment and selection. OCT 2017 NIGER AMBUSH SUMMARY OF INVESTIGATION 10 May 2018. Four Special Forces Members Killed in Niger

Week's Top Story: Green Berets keep fallen soldier's ...

Jun 2, 2017 at 12:01 AM Jun 2, ... The Green Beret asked the 17-year-old, whom he had raised since she was 3, to look after her mother and two younger siblings. ... On April 8, De Alencar was ...

The Giant Killer (2017) - IMDb

The Giant Killer: Directed by David Yuzuk. With Harvey Arango, Ernie Bourcier, Jeff Burns, Carl Cain. "The true story of the smallest Green Beret soldier who became a war hero-only to be killed homeless and alone, whose life and death are shrouded in mystery."

'Keep it going': 'GoFundMe' amount for fallen Green Beret ...

Far exceeding expectations, donations have poured in online in support of the family of a U.S. Green Beret who was killed last week in combat. ... April 15, 2017.

Father of Staff Sgt. Kevin McEnroe, Green Beret killed in ...

April 5, 2017 / 11:48 AM / CBS News HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. -- The father of a soldier killed in Jordan is demanding answers from the Trump administration ahead of a meeting Wednesday between ...

Marine sentenced in 2017 killing of Green Beret in Africa ...

Marine sentenced in 2017 killing of Green Beret in Africa. A military court sentenced Marine Corps Gunnery Sergeant Mario A. Madera-Rodriguez to …

Two-star general, Green Berets punished for deadly Niger ...

Sgt. 1st Class Jeremiah Johnson, Staff Sgt. Bryan Black, Sgt. La David Johnson and Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright were killed in the deadly Oct. 4, 2017, ambush. The Green Beret …

4th US soldier killed in Niger ambush identified - ABC News

Staff Sgt. Bryan C. Black, 35, of Puyallup, Wa. is pictured in an undated handout image released by the US Army on Oct. 6, 2017. He was killed as a result of hostile fire while on a reconnaissance ...

Jersey Shore doctor charged in murder-for-hire plot left ...

Prosecutors allege a man named Francis Mulholland was the one who killed April Kauffman, shooting her twice, and received $20,000 in cash in exchange. Mulholland died of an overdose a …

Green beret - Find link - Edward Betts

In 1991, the ARW was granted permission to wear the Green beret. In April 2017, it was reported that there had been no increase in the. Hell's Corner (92 words) ... Retrieved 21 November 2017. Robinson, Sean (24 October 2017). "Puyallup Green Beret killed in Niger once was a chess whiz and stock". The News Tribune. Retrieved.

SHTF School | Topic: US drops largest non-nuclear bomb in ...

But there is footage of the 75th Ranger Regiment driving around in Syria, complete with American flags hoisted high above their vehicles. Rangers are 11 Bravos (the MOS for INFANTRY Soldiers), as opposed to Green Berets (18 Xrays). Tell the soon-to-be widows of the Rangers that there are no "boots on the ground" in Syria.

Three Green Berets killed, two wounded in Niger ambush ...

Last Update October 8, 2017. Three Green Berets killed, two wounded in Niger ambush ... Niger, a former French colony, is one of the poorest nations in the world. In April…

Pentagon identifies Green Beret killed in Afghanistan

Pentagon identifies Green Beret killed in Afghanistan. By Michelle Tan. Aug 17, 2017. Staff Sgt. Butler, a Green Beret with 19th Special Forces Group, died Aug. 16, 2017…

SOG/NVA Meet For First Time since the War – CherriesWriter ...

By John Stryker Meyer 01.29.2018 The most elite warriors of the secret war during the Vietnam War, Green Berets and the North Vietnamese Army's highly-trained killer teams met in Southeast Asia last week, in a meeting – naturally, cloaked in secrecy, SOFREP has learned. For combatants on both sides of the deadly secret war, this…

Drone strike kills top ISIS leader wanted for 2017 ambush ...

PHOTO: These handout photos released Oct. 8, 2017, show, (L to R), U.S. Army Special Forces Sergeants Jeremiah Johnson, Bryan Black, Dustin Wright and La David Johnson killed …

Green Berets Step Up For Fallen Comrade's Stepdaughter In ...

Green Berets Step Up For Fallen Comrade's Stepdaughter In A Big Way. ... On April 8, De Alencar was killed in action in Nangarhar Province. He was 37. ... ©2017 …

2017 in Afghanistan - Wikipedia

April 8 – A Green Beret from 1st Battalion 7th SFG died of wounds caused by enemy small arms fire an operation against ISIS in Nangarhar Province, marking the first American combat death of the year in the country. An Afghan official says a roadside bomb killed at …

Marine found guilty in 2017 death of Green Beret

Melgar, an Army Green Beret, died in 2017 from strangulation after what prosecutors alleged was a hazing incident gone awry. Logan J. Melgar U.S. Army. In the incident, four elite military members ...

1 Killed in Fight Between Elite Special Operations Soldiers

A member of a National Guard Green Beret unit was killed during a fight with a fellow elite Army special operations soldier Wednesday in North Carolina, ABC News reports. ... April 21, 2017 …

2017 in Afghanistan - Wikipedia

Three US Green Berets were killed and two others were wounded in southwest Niger near the Mali-Niger border when a joint US-Nigerien patrol …

Jordan's military releases footage of 3 U.S. Green Berets ...

Jul 25, 2017. This screen capture is from a video released by Jordan's military that shows an incident in which three U.S. soldiers were killed in Jordan. ... The three U.S. Green Berets killed in ...

Green-on-blue attacks in Afghanistan: the data | FDD's ...

Green-on-blue attacks in 2015: April 8, 2015: An Afghan soldier killed a US soldier and wounded two more in an attack at the governor's compound in Jalalabad, Nangarhar. The attacker was killed after US troops returned fire. Jan. 29, 2015: An Afghan soldier killed three US contractors and wounded another in an attack at Kabul International ...

Another Promise Kept: Trump 'Bombs the Sh*t' Out of ISIS ...

The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel. Staff Sgt. Mark R. De Alencar, 37, of Edgewood, Maryland, died April 8 in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when his unit came in contact with enemy forces using small arms fire during combat operations.

InterMat Wrestling - Green Beret killed in Afghanistan was ...

A Green Beret killed in Afghanistan Wednesday was a four-time state wrestling champ. Utah National Guardsman Staff Sgt. R. Butler was supporting Operation Freedom's Sentinel when an explosive device detonated during combat operations in eastern Afghanistan, according to …

Airman who protected fallen Green Beret during ISIS fight ...

The actions Alaxey Germanovich were honored for came about a week into the mission, on April 8, 2017, when ambushed coalition forces fought a grueling 8 …

Afghanistan: U.S. Special Forces Soldier Killed While ...

Edwin Mora. 10 Apr 2017 0. An American special forces soldier was killed while combating Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) jihadists in their Afghanistan stronghold, located in the eastern part of the country along its border with Pakistan, revealed the U.S./NATO-led international coalition. Update: The Pentagon has identified the Green Beret hero as ...

Dates set for murder trials of Navy SEAL, Marine Raider in ...

The two remaining co-defendants charged in the strangulation murder of a Green Beret staff sergeant while on deployment in Africa now have trial dates set …