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A Green Beret recalls the brutal Thanksgiving Day mission he barely survived after running into 30,000 enemy troops | Business Insider

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A Green Beret recalls the brutal Thanksgiving Day mission he barely survived after running into 30,000 enemy troops | Business Insider
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The scene is set in Cambodia during the 1960’s on Thanksgiving Day. A team of Green Berets were sent to figure out where the missing North Vietnamese troops went. Meyer was one of the Green Berets sent out to find and even capture enemy soldiers. However, it did not go as planned as hundreds of soldiers ambushed him. Business Insider walks through the event that occurred and a covert special-operations unit comprised of Army Special Forces operators, Navy SEALs, Air Commandos, and other personnel.

Source: https://www.businessinsider.com/green-beret-recalls-dangerous-thanksgiving-mission-during-vietnam-war-2020-11