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This Week In Military History — September 16th – September 22nd

September 16th On September 16, 1916, one month after succeeding Erich von Falkenhayn as chief of the German army’s generalContinue Reading

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GRUNTWORKS’ MAN-OVATIONALS – STORIES TO MAKE YOU LESS OF A BITCH EPISODE 2: COLONEL RICK RESCORLA

COL Cyril Richard ‘Rick’ Rescorla was last seen alive on September 11th, 2001 at approximately 8:50 a.m. in the stairwell of the South Tower of the World Trade Center… headed up. His remains were never recovered. His name is featured on panel S-46 of the National September 11 Memorial. Of the nearly 3,000 employees he was charged with protecting all but 6 (including himself) survived the attack.