West Point Marks 30th Anniversary of Iranian Hostage Crisis

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Retired Lt. Col. Logan Fitch, a member of the rescue team, catches up with another participant during the observation of the 30th anniversary of the Iranian hostage crisis of 1979-1980 at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, N.Y., Jan. 21, 2011. U.S. Army photo by Tommy Gilligan
 

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Is this the same crisis where a couple marine helos were lost along with a c130 fueler?
 

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Yeah I've read all about the tragedy known as OP Eagle Claw in a few different books. Inside Delta Force probably has the best recount of what happened there.
 

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Is that the title of the book? "The Guts to Try"? you don't happen to have an author name do you?
 

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nvm I found it. Written by Col. James H. Kyle. Downloaded and reading now, thanks for the suggestion
 
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