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Battle of Mogadishu (1993), Black Hawk Down -- Why the U.S. no longer offers aid to Somalia.... R.I.P. all brave men and women who tried to bring aid to Somalis


Battle of Mogadishu (1993) - 1st battle of Mogadishu,Somalia Oct.3-4 1993..18 . It was intended to last only an hour,but turned into an overnight standoff in the city. It resulted in 20 deaths.80 wounded and one helicopter pilot captured.among the raid party and rescue forces,including Pakistani,and Malaysian troops.US sources estimate between 1,500 and 3,000 Somali causalities,including civilians.


October 3rd and 4th, 1993 mark the dates of the Battle of Mogadishu also known as the Day of the Rangers. The battle was fought by forces of the United States supported by the United Nations Operation in Somalia II (UNOSOMII) and Somali militiamen loyal to Mohamed Farrah Aidid.

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Battle of Mogadishu Patch - Black Hawk Down - TF Ranger - 10th Mountain Division

Battle of Mogadishu 1993 - Somalia - 10th Infantry Mountain Division, 3-75 Rangers, US Navy SEALs, 160th SOAR, US Army Special Forces (Delta Force) - Black Hawk Down Embroidered Patch: Arts, Crafts & Sewing