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SOGCast: Untold Stories of MAC V SOG

Author: John Stryker Meyer

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John Stryker Meyer, call sign--Tilt, hosts untold stories of the operations of MAC-V SOG. Vietnam. The Secret War.

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Don was a crew chief with the 195th Assault Helicopter Company that supported SOG Recon teams on missions across the fence. He brings a different perspective to the deadly secret war fought during the Vietnam War.
John E. Peters - Co-Author of On The Ground.    Peters ran SOG recon on ST Rhode Island and as a strap-hanger, joining another team for one mission. On one day he could have died three times.
On Aug. 23, 1968, a sapper attack at FOB 4 killed 16 Green Berets in one night    Larry with RT Rattler took out enemy mortar teams which prevented the body count from going higher. At one point, Larry was along on the mountain...
 Marcus served a year in SOG, went across the fence into Cambodia, went on to serve 30 years in the Army and today helps reservists obtain VA benefits.
We Few and Whispers in The Tall Grass - Two SOG books detailing missions across the fence in Laos.    Headline: Three million plus Americans served in Vietnam, only 500-700 ran SOG missions across the fence. Nick was one of them.
SOG Recon team leader haunted by failed mission returns to crash site on his own money    Twenty-five years later, he spent $35,000 of his money to personally return to the crash site, then things got ugly
The Troll and his team are tasked to recover and pull out SOG Recon team Idaho.
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Don Taylor

I had to pause your podcast for a moment Tilt, to reflect on what you said about the love and comraderie shared by SF and CIDG troops. I can imagine how that Montagnard family felt in having their deceased loved one returned to them. Retrieving his body at the risk of life for three American Green Berets and the air assets involved speaks volumes about SOG commitment to the warfighters assisting the US mission. Thanks for your efforts in relating these missions as a part of history after so many years forced silence.

Jul 10th
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