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Ep. 6 - "The Story of Wanat" with SSG Ryan Pitts

Modern War Institute
Ep. 6 - "The Story of Wanat" with SSG Ryan Pitts
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We talk with SSG Ryan Pitts, Medal of Honor recipient, about 2008's Battle of Wanat. His unit experienced a large scale, determined attack in the mountains of Afghanistan which resulting in nine Americans killed. We hear his story and discuss ways that further leaders can prepare themselves for situations similar to those he experienced.


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