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Delta Force commando
who saved ‘numerous lives’
in Benghazi seige honored

The Washington Times, by Rowan Scarborough

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Posted By:happywarrior, 1/27/2014 4:39:30 PM

An Army Delta Force commando who infiltrated Benghazi to rescue U.S. diplomats, spies and security officers during a 2012 terrorist attack “was critical to the success of saving numerous lives,” according to a citation awarding him the military’s second-highest honor. Delta Force’s role was not disclosed in any public report or congressional testimony. The Army citation for the Distinguished Service Cross, posted on a website for Army personnel, provides the first detailed look at what one of the commandos, Master Sgt. David R. Halbruner, accomplished.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: LadyVet, 1/27/2014 6:03:42 PM     (No. 9708011)

Bravo, MSgt Halbruner.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: terry_tr6, 1/27/2014 6:08:13 PM     (No. 9708019)

they had to CHARTER an aircraft but still got there in time? Can you imagine the waste a full squad and an armed chopper would have laid in the attackers?
I hope the shame lives on with the people who denied support till they go to an early grave

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Reply 3 - Posted by: WyoEagle, 1/27/2014 6:44:26 PM     (No. 9708060)

In order to write and award the medal citation they would have interviewed witnesses and survivors yet congress can´t do he same thing.

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