The man in the arena : from fighting ISIS to fighting for my freedom / Eddie Gallagher, Andrea Gallagher, Andy Symonds.
- 1 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
2 current holds with 3 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville||B GALLAGHER, EDDIE GALLAGHER (Text)||33946003982225||New Books . 2nd Floor||Checked out||10/25/2021|
|Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox)||343.01 GAL (Text)||30032010819669||NEW ADULT||Checked out||09/21/2021|
|Thorntown PL - Thorntown||355 GAL (Text)||30034001380511||Adult Non-Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781733428002
- ISBN: 1733428003
- Physical Description: 429 pages, 12 pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
- Publisher: Washington, DC : Ballast Books, LLC, 
- Copyright: ©2021
On September 11, 2018, Navy SEAL Chief Edward Gallagher--a highly-decorated combat veteran with nine deployments to war zones in Africa, Afghanistan, and Iraq--was arrested for war crimes at the TBI medical clinic where he was receiving treatment. His incarceration was the culmination of a year-long whisper campaign started by a group of disgruntled members of his SEAL platoon after a successful deployment fighting ISIS in Mosul, Iraq. At the end of that deployment, Chief Gallagher was named the #1 chief at SEAL Team 7, put in for a Silver Star for valor on the battlefield, and listed for promotion to Senior Chief. The junior members whom Chief Gallagher had called out for cowardice and ineptitude in combat decided they couldn't let any of those things stand, and escalated minor complaints into false accusations of stabbing a captured ISIS fighter and shooting noncombatants that gained international attention. Despite a corrupt investigation and a deceitful prosecutor who would be removed from the case for spying on defense attorneys, Chief Gallagher was found innocent on all major charges, and freed from prison. While heavily covered in the media, the full story of how this war hero was railroaded and nearly sent to prison for life for crimes he didn't commit has never been told. Chief Gallagher did not testify at his trial, and has spoken in little detail about how this travesty came about. Until now. A shocking, raw, tell-all expose that pulls no punches, and identifies each and every bad actor in this surreal story. Book includes QR codes that link to videos of the accusers' NCIS interviews, trial audio, and text message threads highlighting the plot to take Chief Gallagher down.
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