Tag: Green Berets

Operation Viking Hammer: A Firefight in the Mountains for the Annals of Special Warfare

In the depths of a moonlit night, a group of elite soldiers gathered, their purpose clear and their…

Roy Benavidez and 6 Hours in Hell

Roy Benavidez was a member of the United States Army Special Forces. He was awarded the Medal of…

Pentagon identifies fallen Green Berets and revealed more details about ambush

A cowardly attack on our troops in Afghanistan two days ago once again pointed out the green-on-blue attacks…

Selection and Training: Special Forces (SF) vs Navy SEALs

The difference between U.S. Army Special Forces (SF) vs Navy SEALs selection and training should be observed primarily…

Is the Army’s Special Forces (Green Berets) a Tier 1 Unit?

It is inaccurate to state that the Army Special Forces, also known as the Green Berets, are a…

Understanding the Differences Between Delta Force and Green Berets

The Delta Force, also known as the 1st Special Forces Operational Detachment-Delta (1st SFOD-D) or Combat Applications Group…

Army Rangers vs. Green Berets: What’s the difference?

The US Army's 75th Ranger Regiment and the US Army Special Forces both are part of the US…

US Army Special Forces (SF): De Oppresso Liber

De Oppresso Liber, a Latin phrase that could be translated as to liberate the oppressed. That's the motto…

U.S. Army Special Forces in Vietnam

Full-scale operations of U.S. Army Special Forces in Vietnam ended in 1972 after a 14-year long period. During…