Attacked at Home!: A Green Beret's Survival Story of the Fort Hood Shooting

Attacked at Home!: A Green Beret's Survival Story of the Fort Hood Shooting

by Jr. John Arroyo, Jr. Stan Corvin

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Overview

Attacked at Home: A Green Beret’s Survival Story of the Fort Hood Shooting is the amazing story about 2nd Lt. John M. Arroyo, Jr., who, on April 2, 2014, was shot in the throat and neck by another soldier who then went on to kill four soldiers, including himself, and wound sixteen others.
 
Attacked at Home is also about John’s life beginning with his childhood in Southern California, including his time spent as a tattooed member of a violent street gang, a hopeless teenage drug addict and then his enlistment in the U.S. Army where he ultimately becomes a Special Forces Green Beret and highly decorated officer after serving two tours of duty in Afghanistan and one in Iraq. 

The book also tells how he uses his Christian faith to protect himself and his fellow Special Forces “Operators” while deployed to the Middle East and then relies on it to recover from the massive wounds he sustained after being shot at Fort Hood, Texas. 

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781732762565
Publisher: Southwestern Legacy Press
Publication date: 01/17/2020
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 200
File size: 9 MB

Table of Contents

Foreword
Chapter One: California Living
Gang Banger Influence
Drug Addict
Chapter Two: U.S. Army Enlistment
Special Forces Training
Chapter Three: Afghanistan Deployment
Angel Recalls First Deployment
Ft. Bragg Family Support
Angel’s Brother and Parents Die
Chapter Four: Fort Bragg & Downrange
John’s Faith
The Meat-Eaters Pool
Grizzly Hitch—Ranger School
Chapter Five: Green to Gold
Tragedy Before Moving
Ft. Hood, TX Move
Chapter Six: Deadly Encounter April 2, 2014
Dried Blood
The Day John is Shot
Darnall Army Hospital
Scott & White Hospital Transfer
Questions
SAMMC Recovery
Chapter Seven: Mason My NMA
Hospital Discharge
Physical Rehab
Chapter Eight: My Life Transformed
What Are You Doing?
Chapter Nine: Life After Near Death
700 Club Video
Jeff Wells Acknowledgment
Meeting Dave Roever
Postlude: Hope Restored
Acknowledgments
About the Co-Author Stan Corvin, Jr.
 

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