Kyle McNally served as a combat correspondent at U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Special Operations Command for three years. In 2012 he deployed to Afghanistan with the Special Operations Task Force - West, where he documented the operations of MARSOC MSOTs and Army ODAs, largely in Helmand Province. He currently works in the television industry in Los Angeles.
Special Forces in Zombieland, Afghanistan
I had been in Afghanistan for eight months. After Watan I’d returned to the SOTF, where the...
MARSOC in Watan: The Ambush Patrol
I would be lying if I said I wasn’t nervous. We were standing in a small circle — the six of ...
MARSOC in Watan: First Patrol
It was my first patrol. It wasn’t anything extraordinary — a presence patrol in the villa...
MARSOC Hits Watan, Part 2: The Crater
The explosion tore me from sleep. I scrambled up from bed and burst outside, assuming an air of i...
On this day in 1944, 800 Gypsy children are gassed at Auschwitz2
Navy invents new device that promises to revolutionize Close Quarters Combat3
MSG Hasenbein fights back and files charges against his command4
Somalia, 1992: Navy SEALs save a bunch of journalists from being obliterated by naval gun fire5
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