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This Week In Military History October 14th – October 20th

  October 14th On this day in 1947, U.S. Air Force Captain Chuck Yeager becomes the first person to flyContinue 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.