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Into the fire: a firsthand account of the most extraordinary battle in the Afghan War

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A Medal of Honor-awarded Marine sniper shares the controversy-marked story of his heroic contributions during a 2009 Taliban ambush during which he saved a company of Afghan soldiers and Marine advisors, a victory that compelled him to disobey orders and assume command without reinforcements or artillery support.
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subject_facetAfghan War, 2001- -- Personal narratives, American
Ganjgal (Afghanistan)
Ganjgal, Battle of, Ganjgal, Afghanistan, 2009
Meyer, Dakota, -- 1988-
title_displayInto the fire : a firsthand account of the most extraordinary battle in the Afghan War
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Biography & Autobiography
Ganjgal, Battle of, Ganjgal, Afghanistan, 2009
History
Meyer, Dakota
Military
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