Major General William F. Garrison
This commander of Task Force Ranger was a career soldier who began as a private and served two tours in Vietnam, including time helping to run the infamously brutal Phoenix program that helped root out and kill Viet Cong village leaders.
Staff Sergeant Matt Eversmann
On October 3, this non-commissioned officer found himself in charge of his small chalk by default.
Warrant Officer Mike Durant
This individual was the pilot of the Super Six Four Black Hawk shot down over Mogadishu on October 3 by an RPG.
Sergeant First Class Paul Howe
This was a leader of the elite Delta Force or D-boys who would lead a team into the home in question, and assist in the arrests of the leaders.
Captain Mike Steele
This was the leader of the four Ranger chalks that would provide support on the ground to the Delta Force, planning...
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