I Am a SEAL Team Six Warrior: Memoirs of an American Soldier
When the Navy sends their elite, they send the SEALs. When the SEALs send their elite, they send SEAL Team Six—a secret unit made up of the finest soldiers in the country, if not the world.IAm a SEALTeam Six Warrior is thedramatic tale ofhow Howard Wasdin overcame a tough childhoodto live his dream and enter the exciting and dange...more
It all started when Howard was a young boy and his father left the family; his mother married a different man named Leon. Leon beat Howard when he didn't do his chores right or just when he felt lik ...more
This is a mildly interesting look at what it takes to be a SEAL and then a sniper. The intensive training makes my Army basic training look like nursery school. The story also follows Wasdin on several missions, including the show-piece of the Battle of Mogadishu, which was covered in Black Hawk Down, in both book and film.
This memoir version looks like it was packaged as a YA, so I’m ...more
I thought this book was extremely interesting, considering the fact that everything in this book actually happened in real life, and well written. This book may not have symbolism, but it has plenty of other l ...more
There is something, even for vets, about reading about these men, its surreal. We can think back on times that were hard for us, but it is just nothing compared to what these men have done and continue to do. So for that-5 stars.
I do have to say, as the whole reason I picked up this book was because it was on the summer reading list for m ...more
Plot: The book is an autobiography. The story began in Howard Wasdin's childhood. His step dad was extremely abusive and would leave marks all o ...more
First it starts out with Wasdin's childhood and an abusive step father. and then it jumps right into training for the military and how Howard made it through training wit ...more
Wasdin And Templin wants to share about what is it like to become a Seal membe ...more
I really enjoyed this book. I love reading books about Navy SEALs and their experiences. I was interested in this book throughout the entire book. When I grow up and graduate college my goal is to become a Navy Seal. I enjoyed reading about Howard Wasdin’s journeys to become part of one of the most elite fighting forces in the world. He was not just a Navy Seal, Howard Wasdin was part of Seal Team 6. Seal Team 6 is United States’ most elite fighting force. They are hi ...more
The Lose in Battle
I Am A Seal Team Six Warrior by Howard E. Wasdin and Stephen Templin is a memoir
about Howard E. Wasdin life from a newborn baby to a retired Seal Team Six Navy Seal
chiropractor. This book takes place on November 8,1961 at Boynton Beach, Florida at Weems
Free Clinic. The young baby brought home from that clinic grew up with an abusive father that
would beat him ever day. The baby's name was Howard and he would grow up to be a Search
and R ...more
The author glosses over his personal life. His military life is so full that it's difficult for him not to gloss over it. He was definitely a man who was shaped by his childhood experiences. He also proves what it takes to be a SEAL. It's awe-inspiring to realize the training and determination and luck required to become what he did. It's also awe-inspiring to realize how long he made it in th ...more
this is about a guy named Hawarard and as a kid he got beat by his step dad and never told any one.When he got out of high school he went in to the army as a air and sea rescue.Then he wanted to be a seal so he went to the trianning and passed and was part of seal team two,then he was moved up to seal team six as a sniper.
1 I have learned you have to be tought to be a seal.
2 T ...more
The theme of perseverance is central to the book. Early in his life, Howard suffered from his Dad's severe beatings. "Leon would mercilessly beat m ...more