Master Chief Special Warfare Operator Hugh potential Spangler and his spouse Amanda have worked difficult to keep a profile that is low.
Spangler has offered a lot more than 2 full decades as being a Navy SEAL , so he and their wife stay off social networking, do not go out in pubs frequented by special operators, and generally reside a peaceful life, Amanda Spangler told Military.com.
However in September, Spangler’s title made nationwide news whenever he and two officers, Cmdr. Edward Mason and Lt. Cmdr. Luke Im, had been taken off their SEAL Team 7 leadership jobs after having an incident that is high-profile a platoon become booted away from Iraq. The Navy issued a statement that is public the 3 leaders, who had been relieved by back Adm. Collin Green, the top of Naval Special Warfare Command.
Spangler served once the team’s top leader that is enlisted. Mason had been the group’s commanding officer and Im, the executive officer.
“this might be a security problem,” Amanda Spangler stated of this Navy releasing an enlisted SEAL’s title to your public. “we simply can not believe they did that.”
She shared those issues month that is last top Pentagon leaders. Three letters that are seven-page sent to Defense Secretary Mark Esper, Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly and Chief of Naval Operations Michael Gilday on Jan. 10.
Her concerns echoed a spot raised in a complaint spangler and mason filed with the pentagon’s top watchdog office september. Continue reading “Ousted SEAL’s Wife Says Navy Put Her Family in danger with Public Firing”