Read the new book by a parent of one of those Navy Seals! Betrayed: The Shocking True Story of Extortion 17 as told by a Navy SEAL's Father by Billy Vaughn
Written by Allen West
If you’ve seen the recent big screen stories of US Navy SEALS in Afghanistan, in Lone Survivor and Zero Dark Thirty, you are no doubt struck by the sacrifices these elite warriors make on the modern battlefield and the impeccable examples of heroism these movies have portrayed — not propaganda but truth.
However, there is another US Navy SEAL story from
that’s not receiving much attention, simply because its truth is an indictment
of failure on the part of the Obama administration, US Congress, and senior
It is the story of the fate that befell a CH-47D helicopter, call sign Extortion 17.