Elite Warriors: The Special Forces of the United States and by George Sullivan

By George Sullivan

This e-book introduces the reader to the speci al forces of the Western global, their quite a few strategies and me thods, their ancient roots and evolution, recruitment professional cesses, education, and the differing kinds of project every one ma y face. '

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The Green Berets were pulled out of the Central Highlands in the early 1970s and ordered back to the United States. S. Special Forces were withdrawn from Vietnam in 1971, they earned 1 1,790 medals, including 17 Congress eventually cut President ended Nixon South Vietnam. Movie hero John Wayne, by starring in the Hollywood The Green film Berets, helped build the Green Beret legend. (Movie Star News) ELITE * WARRIORS Medals of Honor. off funds for the war, leading to settle with the in 1975, after had North Vietnamese.

Each member of Delta Force was required to be in top-flight physical condition and boast a wide range of skills, everything from parachuting to the repair of wheeled and tracked vehicles, from climbing the sides of tall buildings to hot-wiring cars. The first volunteers were put through a rigorous series of physical tests to determine that they were qualified. Each was expected in £U elite warriors to do 37 sit-ups in one minute, run two miles man one minute and 33 push-ups in not more than 16 Vi minutes, and, while fully clothed and wearing jump boots, complete a 100-meter (109-yard) lake swim.

It's whistle up-down-crawl, up-down-crawl, up-down-crawl. Instructors drive students crazy with their whistle drills. Students spend countless training hours in the 100-foot-long rectangle that is 25 feet deep and regular intervals with seawater from a hose. allowed to forming a thick laver of mud settle, A barbed wire fence encircles the pit. beneath the wire to get into the Bizarre in drills wheelbarrow is pit, filled at The water at the a is bottom. Students have to slither pit. are staged in the races.

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