3rd Special Forces Group (A) HEROS Green Berets
3rd Special Forces Group (A): Almighty God.... We, the men of Special Forces, acknowledge our dependence upon Thee in the preservation of human freedom. Go with…
Pentagon identifies Army Green Beret killed in Afghanistan
1/22/2019; Special Forces Sgt. 1st Class Joshua “Zach” Beale, 32, died in Uruzgan Province after succumbing to wounds sustained from small arms fire. He was assigned to 3rd Special Forces Group, out of Fort Bragg, North Carolina. This was Beale’s fourth overseas tour, and his third tour to Afghanistan.
Army Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright
Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright, 29, of Lyons, Ga. 3rd SFG; Green Beret among three U.S. soldiers killed in Niger,October 4, 2017 Serving During U.S. Africa Command Operations.
**Medal of Honor ** Army Staff Sgt. Robert J. Miller Died January 25, 2008 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 24, of Oviedo, Fla.; assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Bragg, N.C.; died Jan. 25 in Barikowt, Afghanistan, of wounds sustained when he encountered small-arms fire while conducting combat operations. *posthumously received the Medal of Honor at a White House ceremony on October 6, 2010
Green Beret from Fort Bragg killed in Afghanistan
Sgt. 1st Class Michael A. Cathcart died of wounds received from small arms fire during dismounted combat operations in Kunduz Province on November 14, 2014. Cathcart was part of the 3rd Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group at Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
Green Beret from Fort Bragg dies in Afghanistan
A Fort Bragg soldier who died following a noncombat related incident in Afghanistan on Sunday (8/3/2014). Staff Sgt. Girard David Gass Jr., 33, of Lumber Bridge, was pronounced dead at the Jalalabad Air Field. Gass, known as Jerry, was assigned to Company C, 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group at Fort Bragg.
Special Forces soldier from Fort Bragg killed in Afghanistan
Capt. Jason Benjamin Jones, 29, of Pottsville, Pennsylvania, died June 2, 2014 of wounds received from small-arms fire fight in Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan.......He was assigned to Company C, 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne), Fort Bragg, N.C., and was deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. This was Jones' second deployment in support of Overseas Contingency Operations....
Two Fort Bragg soldiers killed in Afghanistan
Sgt. 1st Class Roberto C. Skelt, 41, of York, Fla., was killed Wednesday (2/12/2014), the Department of Defense said. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group and died from wounds suffered when he was struck by enemy small-arms fire in Kapisa province, the Defense Department said in a news release.
Fort Bragg Special Forces soldier killed in Afghanistan
A Fort Bragg Green Beret has been killed in Afghanistan. Sgt. Daniel T. Lee, 28, of Crossville, Tenn., died Wednesday (1/15/2014), according to the Department of Defense. Lee, assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group, died from wounds received during combat operations in Parwan province.
Article 404 - The Fayetteville Observer - Fayetteville, NC
Master Sgt. George A. Bannar Jr., 37, of Orange, Va., was assigned to Company C, 3rd Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne) at Fort Bragg and was deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Enemy forces attacked his unit with small-arms fire in Wardak province, the Defense Department said.
Jason T. Palmerton - Sergeant, United States Army
Sgt. Jason T. Palmerton Communications Sergeant 1st Battalion 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne) Fort Bragg, N.C. 25, of Auburn, Nebraska, a native of Hamburg, Iowa KIA July 23 near Kandahar, Afghanistan during combat operations while on patrol near Qal’eh-Ye Gaz.
Captain with Austin ties killed in Afghanistan
Capt. Andrew Pedersen-Keel, 28, died of wounds from small-arms fire in the Wardak province, according to a news release from the U.S. Army Special Forces Command. He was assigned to Company B, 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne), at Fort Bragg, N.C., and was deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
Army Green Beret from O'Hara dies in North Carolina, family says
MAJ Ben Follansbee, United States Army Special Forces, Green Berets, 4th Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne) died on December 10, 2012, in Fayetteville, NC. As detachment commander of the 4th Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group he deployed twice to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. In 2011, he deployed a third time to Afghanistan as Company Commander. He had a 4th brief trip back to Afghanistan, and most recently served as 4th Battalion Rear-Detachment Commander.