The Only Thing Worth Dying For' is the harrowing true story of eleven Green Berets who fought alongside the future leader of Afghanistan to topple the Taliban in southern Afghanistan and bring hope to a nation during the first few months of the Global War on Terror, or Operation Enduring Freedom-when the Soldiers on the ground knew little about the enemy, and their commanders in Washington knew even less. On a moonless November night, just weeks after 9/11, five Blackhawk helicopters...
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How One Veteran Found a New Mission Closer to Home By Jake Wood When Marine sniper Jake Wood arrived in the States after two bloody tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, he was not leaving war behind him - far from it. Ten years after returning home, Jake's unit lost more men to suicide than to enemy hands overseas. He watched in horror as his best friend and fellow Marine, Clay Hunt, plunged into depression upon returning, stripped of his purpose, community, and sense of identity. Despite...
The Silver Star Medal is the United States Armed Forces’ third-highest military decoration for valor in combat. Together We Served breaks down another Profiles in Courage: SGT Leigh Ann Hester receiving a Silver Star for Combat Valor.
Together We Served examines a new sculpture that honors the unique bond between soldiers & military dogs, and look at K-9 contributions to America’s defense.
The Only Thing Worth Dying For is an insight into the Green Berets’ early efforts in Afghanistan during the GWOT. Together We Served offers its review.
Interested in finding out what a Veteran of Foreign Wars means? Check out today’s blog by Together We Served to understand not only what a Veteran of Foreign Wars means, but also what they do and the difference between them and other veteran organizations.