Famous Veterans: SSG Barry Sadler “Battle of the Green Baret” and Story.

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Best known for “The Ballad of the Green Beret”, SSG Sadler started his military career in the Air Force. He got out and when President Kennedy announced the creation of the Special Forces he enlisted in the Army.

Read SSG Sadler’s biography http://army.togetherweserved.com/profile/13174

 

418724.jpgLessor known fact unless you grew up in those times or took a communications media class:  There was a short lived Battle of the Barrys’  as it was called between SSG Barry Sadler and Barry McGuire between the Songs “Ballad of the Green Baret”  and “Eve of Destruction”  We have included videos you can watch here on the website.  .

 

 

 

Video: “Ballad of the Green Barret”  SSG Barry Sadler

Video: Barry McGuire “Eve of Destruction”

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