5 'truths' have guided US special operators for 40 years ...

ABC News filmed the families of the fallen soldiers -- Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, Sgt. 1st Class Jeremiah Johnson, Staff Sgt. Bryan Black and Sgt. LaDavid Johnson -- for three years in their search for the truth that has been hidden from them by senior commanders and covered up in the multitudes of blotted-out names and sentences in the long ...

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Reflections on trust from father of fallen Green Beret on ...

Reflections on trust from father of fallen Green Beret on 4th anniversary of deadly Niger ambush ... Ohio; Sgt. La David Johnson, 25, of Miami Gardens, Fla.; and Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright…

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Investigative journalist seeks to uncover the truth behind ...

Four soldiers — Sgt. 1st Class Jeremiah Johnson, Staff Sgts. Bryan Black and Dustin Wright, and Sgt. LaDavid Johnson — were killed, and seven others were temporarily stranded with no ...

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Family of fallen Green Beret will receive Silver Star

The family of one of the Army Special Forces soldiers killed in the 2017 Niger attack, Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright, will receive the Silver Star award on Wednesday. The Army said in a …

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Georgia Green Beret's grieving family seeks ... - ajc

The shades are pulled down and Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright is gone, so a lonely darkness fills the Georgia home. Topping 6 feet and 230 pounds, Dustin Wright …

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Tongo Tongo ambush - Wikipedia

Green Beret senior Officers and team leaders disciplined for the outcome of the ambush; Belligerents ... Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright and Sgt. La David Johnson were posthumously awarded the Silver Star while Staff Sgt. Bryan Black and Sgt.

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The Pentagon Has Identified The Fourth Elite US Soldier ...

From left, Staff Sgt. Jeremiah Johnson, Staff Sgt. Bryan Black and Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright. The body of a fourth US soldier, Sgt. La David T. Johnson, has also been recovered. Four elite soldiers in the US Army Special Forces, known as Green Berets, were killed this week when they were ambushed by armed militants during a joint mission with ...

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ABC News' '3212 Un-Redacted' Challenges Pentagon's Story ...

Staff Sgt. Bryan Black, Staff Sgt. Jeremiah Johnson, Sgt. La David Johnson and Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright were killed, along with five Nigerien soldiers. ... shows that the leader of the Green Beret ...

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Survivors and fallen soldiers of Niger ambush awarded ...

Two of the Silver Stars will be posthumously awarded to Green Beret Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright and Sgt. La David Johnson. Sgt. 1st Class Jeremiah W. Johnson and Staff Sgt…

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ABC News documentary challenges Pentagon's claims of …

ABC News probes the mystery behind the 2017 deaths of four Green Berets in Tongo Tongo, Niger, in the documentary "3212 UN-REDACTED," coming Nov. 11 to Hulu. ... Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, Sgt. 1st ...

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Graphic ISIS Video Reportedly Shows The Deadly Ambush In ...

The graphic footage was recorded on the helmet cameras of Staff Sgt. Bryan Black, Staff Sgt. Jeremiah Johnson, Sgt. La David Johnson and Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, who were all killed in …

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Dustin Wright's Family Asks Questions About Niger Attack ...

Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright's family said in a statement Tuesday that they do not blame President Donald Trump or the U.S. Army for the death of the 29-year-old Green Beret from Georgia — but ...

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Niger Ambush - Two years later - Spec Ops Magazine

Instead of that, 11 Green Berets and 30 Nigerien special forces operators were headed to the village with vehicles. In an ambush and a firefight which followed, 4 Green Berets were killed and 5 Nigerien soldiers. Staff Sgt. Jeremiah W. Johnson, Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright, Sgt. La David Johnson and Staff Sgt. Bryan C. Black paid the ultimate price.

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Fallen Hero: Toombs County native killed in the line of duty

Staff Sergeant Dustin M. Wright, 29, was one of the three U.S. Army Green Beret soldiers killed in the line of duty. Ssgt. Wright, SSgt. Black and SSgt. Johnson were part […]

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Debuting on Hulu on Veterans Day, the ABC News documentary ...

The investigations into the operation resulted in the families of the fallen — Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, Sgt. 1st Class Jeremiah Johnson, Staff Sgt. Bryan Black and ... "They said that these men were — again, most of them were Green Berets — 'poorly trained and ill-prepared, and did not have basic soldiers skills to engage in such an ...

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Drone strike kills top ISIS leader wanted for 2017 ambush ...

Staff Sgt. Wright was one the four U.S. soldiers killed in the attack on US an Nigerien forces in southwest Niger on Oct. 4, 2017. "This zone is a red one. Almost a stateless area.

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Georgia Green Beret posthumously awarded the Silver Star

Georgia Green Beret posthumously awarded the Silver Star for valor. Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright's father, Ardie, right, receives a Silver Star medal citation from Maj. Gen. John Deedrick ...

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New camera footage from Niger ambush bolsters case for ...

The footage shows Johnson and Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright defending a fatally shot Staff Sgt. Bryan Black as dozens of ISIS fighters bound toward them, the mothers of Wright …

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Two soldiers who died in Tongo Tongo ambush named honorary ...

The two Green Berets who were also killed, Staff Sgt. Bryan C. Black, 35, and Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, 29, were awarded valor medals, as well.

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Dustin Wright - Green Beret Foundation

Dustin Wright. SSG. 09/24/1988 – 10/04/2017 OIR 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne) Lyons, GA. Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, 29, died from wounds sustained during enemy contact. He was assigned to 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne) on Fort Bragg. Wright…

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Soldiers at one of the military's most dangerous special ...

ABC News filmed the families of the fallen soldiers -- Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, Sgt. 1st Class Jeremiah Johnson, Staff Sgt. Bryan Black and Sgt. LaDavid Johnson -- for three years in their search for the truth that has been hidden from them by senior commanders and covered up in the multitudes of blotted-out names and sentences in the long ...

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Family of Green Beret Killed in Niger Ambush Receives His ...

Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright's family accepted the nation's third-highest award for valor at a ceremony in Santa Claus, Georgia, honoring the Green Beret's …

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Father of Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, Killed in Niger ...

The brother of Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, a Green Beret killed in Niger, says his family was "very grateful" for a phone call from President Trump. By Diane Herbst October 19, 2017 12:47 PM.

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Two Soldiers Killed in 2017 Niger Ambush Named …

Jeremiah Johnson, 39, and La David Johnson, 25, died in the rare firefight in Africa involving U.S. troops alongside two Green Berets, Staff Sgt. Bryan C. Black, 35, and Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright ...

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US soldiers killed in Niger were outgunned, 'left behind ...

Two Army Green Berets, Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, 29, and Staff Sgt. Bryan Black, 35, and an Army support enabler, Staff Sgt. Jeremiah Johnson, …

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US troops killed in Niger identified as decorated Green Berets

The three U.S. Army Green Berets killed in Niger earlier this week were identified Friday as decorated soldiers based out of Fort Bragg. The Army identified the men as Staff Sgt. Bryan Black, 35 ...

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Green Beret NCO dies during physical fitness training at ...

ABC News filmed the families of the fallen soldiers -- Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, Sgt. 1st Class Jeremiah Johnson, Staff Sgt. Bryan Black and Sgt. LaDavid Johnson -- for three years in their search for the truth that has been hidden from them by senior commanders and covered up in the multitudes of blotted-out names and sentences in the long ...

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ISIS releases killed Army Special Forces soldier's helmet ...

The still photo shows what appears to be just that, a soldier's eye view of a friendly casualty on the ground and a US-issued rifle. Green Berets Staff Sgt. Bryan Black, Staff Sgt. Jeremiah Johnson and Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright were killed in the ambush, which shocked the nation and drew criticism as to how one of America's higher-tier units could be ambushed and left unsupported.

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Two soldiers killed in 2017 Niger ambush named honorary ...

Jeremiah Johnson, 39, and La David Johnson, 25, died in the rare firefight in Africa involving U.S. troops alongside two Green Berets, Staff Sgt. Bryan C. Black, 35, and Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright ...

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Families blast decision not to punish higher-ranking ...

Arnold Wright, the father of Green Beret Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, said, "I don't see how people in the direct chain of command are being promoted when it …

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SSGT Dustin Michael Wright (1988-2017) - Find A Grave Memorial

Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright of Lyons, Georgia, enlisted in the Army in July 2012 and was a Green Beret serving as a Special Forces engineer sergeant. His awards and decorations included the Joint Service Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct …

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ABC News documentary challenges Pentagon's claims of rogue ...

ABC News filmed the families of the fallen soldiers — Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, Sgt. 1st Class Jeremiah Johnson, Staff Sgt. Bryan Black and Sgt. LaDavid Johnson — for three years in their search for the truth that has been hidden from them by senior commanders and covered up in the multitudes of blotted-out names and sentences in the long AFRICOM report.

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US soldiers killed in Niger were outgunned, 'left behind ...

Two Army Green Berets, Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, 29, and Staff Sgt. Bryan Black, 35, and an Army support enabler, Staff Sgt. Jeremiah Johnson, 39, were killed fighting in one location near the remote village of Tongo Tongo, after they were surrounded while attempting to withdraw from the fight.

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4th US soldier killed in Niger ambush identified - ABC News

Two, including Johnson, were support personnel, and two were Green Berets. Staff Sgt. Bryan Black, 35, Staff Sgt. Jeremiah Johnson, 39, and Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright, 29, …

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Special Forces Sergeant, Killed in Niger Ambush, Is ...

Staff Sgt. Dustin M. Wright's parents, Arnold Wright and Terri Criscio, received plaques from Maj. Gen. E. John Deedrick Jr. during a posthumous Silver Star award ceremony on Wednesday.

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