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WHY JOIN B-12 PERSHING RIFLES?
(BY A FORMER B-12 COMMANDER)

Brian Musser

It’s just after 9PM in Wardak Province, Afghanistan. You get the call from your team sergeant to get the trucks ready to roll out on QRF. The ANA Special Forces ODA has hit a complex IED-initiated ambush and they’ve taken multiple casualties. You feel the hair stand up on the back of your neck as you throw together a quick convoy brief to your guys and you’re off in minutes. No sweat: you’re prepared for this. It all started with Pershing Rifles at Boston University–