The 507th Maintenance Company and elements of the 3rd Combat Support Battalion came under attack in a brutal ambush in Iraq.
The attack came after the lead Humvee made a wrong turn, entering a hostile city instead of taking the recommended detour.
The convoy came under attack by enemy fire and one Humvee, carrying Army Private First Class Jessica Lynch was hit hard. Unfortunately, Lynch was taken prisoner.
A daring special operations raid followed and Jessica Lynch was rescued. The team included Navy SEALs and members from the Joint Special Operations Task Force 121, made up of Army Special Forces, Air Force PJ’s, Army Rangers, 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment, and Delta Force: