Operation Red Wings! Trivia Facts Quiz

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Operation Red Wings! Trivia Facts Quiz

Operation redwings are one of the operations that soldiers went into in the war with Afghanistan a lot of lives were lost, and it lasted for about three weeks. Did you know that a helicopter was shot down as it went to rescue the soldiers when they got ambushed? Take this ten-question quiz and get to see what else you know about the operation.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    On what date did the mission begin?
    • A. 

      June 28th, 2005

    • B. 

      May 5th, 2005

    • C. 

      December 3, 2006

    • D. 

      November 17th, 2007

  • 2. 
    Where did the mission take place?
    • A. 

      Iraq

    • B. 

      Pakistan

    • C. 

      Afganistan

    • D. 

      Iran

  • 3. 
    What was the name of the Navy S.E.A.L. who survived the mission?
    • A. 

      Matt Axelson

    • B. 

      Marcus Luttrell

    • C. 

      Erik Krueger

    • D. 

      Mike Murphy

  • 4. 
    Who was the terrorist they were trying to capture?
    • A. 

      Osama Bin Laden

    • B. 

      Abu Nidal

    • C. 

      Ayman Al Zawahiri

    • D. 

      Ahmad Shah

  • 5. 
    How many Navy SEALS were killed in the mission?
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      21

    • C. 

      11

    • D. 

      3

  • 6. 
    How many deaths were there total during Operation RedWing.
    • A. 

      26

    • B. 

      17

    • C. 

      19

    • D. 

      3

  • 7. 
    What was the Special Forces brach used in the mission?
    • A. 

      Army Rangers

    • B. 

      Marine Force Recon

    • C. 

      Navy S.E.A.L.

    • D. 

      Airforce Commandos

  • 8. 
    Who gave away the groups position?
    • A. 

      The Taliban

    • B. 

      Afgan Shepards

    • C. 

      Erik Kreuger

    • D. 

      Recon Plane

  • 9. 
    Which was not an advantage the Taliban had?
    • A. 

      Knowlege of the Terrain

    • B. 

      Many More Troops

    • C. 

      Air Support

    • D. 

      A Good Battle Plan

  • 10. 
    Who helped Marcus Luttrell survive?
    • A. 

      More Navy S.E.A.L.S

    • B. 

      Afgan Villagers

    • C. 

      The Afgan Goverment

    • D. 

      The Taliban