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Journal Red Platoon is compelling and rich with detail into a world most of us will not experience It will make readers really think about what soldiers go through for their country Romesha is a great storyteller, knowing how to draw you in and leave you breathless News and SentinelI couldnt recommend this book, Red Platoon, any higher.Bill O ReillyAn amazing read.A gripping account of men in desperate combat against an overwhelming enemy The Tampa Bay Tribune Romeshas experiences blaze the pages of his new memoir Investors Business DailyThe battle, from start to finish, is riveting.Im confident in saying that anyone who reads the full accountfrom the initial assault to the end of the attackwill be sucked into the action.Conservative Book Club Red Platoon is an exceptional book A meticulous and powerful telling of the 2009 battle at COP Keating in Afghanistan.Military.comIt is a gripping read It s something that will have you gasping as you hold your breath, rooting for Romesha and his comrades to prevail More important, it is something that rises to the level of literature in its portrayal of a battle most Americans probably know nothing about, as a part of a war our country still seems to be struggling to understand Grand Forks HeraldWhat sets Red Platoon apart is Romeshas thoroughness in recounting the frantic scramble of events Herald and NewsIt is so well written you re likely to feel you re in the middle of the action Red Platoon will make you marvel at the courage of our young men in the face of a much larger force and the stupidity of the generals who put them there Minneapolis Star TribuneThis compellingly candid detail written by Medal of Honor recipient Clinton Romesha tells of the grisly tumult of the Battle of Keating through the rawest of lenseshis own Parade Red Platoon by Medal of Honor recipient Clinton Romesha will probably prove to be the definitive literary contribution of the war in Afghanistan Lincoln Journal StarI read the first half of Red Platoon in one sitting and that night had such intense combat dreams that I actually thought twice about picking the book up again In addition to being a superb soldier, Romesha is an utterly irresistible writer I m completely overwhelmed by what he has done with this book The assault on Camp Keating is a vitally important story that needs to be understood by the public, and I cannot imagine an account that does it better justice that Romesha s.Sebastian Junger, journalist and authorof The Perfect StormRendered hour by hour and sometimes second by second, here is battle narrative the way it s supposed to be written Gritty, plangent, and unflinching, Red Platoon issure to become a classic of the genre.Through his courageous and no doubt painful act of remembrance, Romesha has done his comrades, indeed all of us, a great service leaving an epitaph that will live through the ages.Hampton Sides, author of Ghost Soldiers and In the Kingdom of Ice Red Platoon is riveting Like many who were in either Iraq, Afghanistan, or both, I often read books about the wars reluctantly, because it is hard to capture the essence of the experience In my view Red Platoon is a brilliant book Had Clint Romesha depicted the soldiers at Keating as a collection of steely eyed warriors, their feat would have been impressive Because he captures the reality of a collection of personalities as diverse as America itself, their courage is truly inspiring.General Stanley McChrystal, U.S Army, Retired Red Platooncelebrates the most crucial aspect of military operations the team Clinton Romesha and the men of Black Knight Troop faced harrowing conditions and a determined enemy during the Battle for COP Keating, and in the process discovered exactly who they are This account is an important tribute to everyone who fought, and especially to the eight Americans who on that day made the ultimate sacrifice for their country.Mark Owen, author of No Easy Day and No Hero Red Platoon exemplifies the courage and resiliency our country was founded on Clint is a truebrotherand a man thatI look up to.Dakota Meyer, Medal of Honor recipient and author of Into the Fire The men of Red Platoon and their actions at COP Keating deserve to be known Clint Romesha s story takes hold from page one and makes you feel every inch of the battle, but it is the bond between soldiers that will stick with you Red Platoon is on my list of the best books about the Afghan war.Kevin Maurer, bestselling coauthor of No Easy DayA visceral, heart pounding account of men in close quarter combat that is simply impossible to put down Astonishingly intimate and beautifully written A word of advice don t start this book if you re planning on doing anything else for the next few hours.Scott Anderson, author of Lawrence in ArabiaDanger and death accompany combat When unexpectedly surrounded and outnumbered by a Taliban enemy force, the stakes soared Responses by the men of Keating were courageous Led by Staff Sergeant Clint Romesha, this band of brothers countered with supreme valor This true story will make you proud of the American soldier You will not want to put Red Platoon down.Colonel Bill Smullen, U.S Army, RetiredFormer Staff Sergeant Clinton L Romesha enlisted in the Army in 1999 He deployed twice to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, and once to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom At the time of the deadly attack on Combat Outpost COP Keating on October 3, 2009, Staff Sergeant Romesha was assigned as a section leader for Bravo Troop, 3 61st Cavalry, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division He is the recipient of numerous awards and decorations, including the Medal of Honor, which has been received by only twelve others for the heroism they displayed while serving in Iraq or Afghanistan Romesha separated from the Army in 2011 He lives with his family in North Dakota. 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    • 390 pages
    • Red Platoon: A True Story of American Valor
    • Clinton Romesha
    • English
    • 2017-04-22T09:13+02:00