Newly published documents reveal that “American Sniper” Chris Kyle was not part of the elite group of U.S. fighters to earn one of the nation’s top three combat medals on more than one occasion during the global war on terrorism, as he claimed in his bestselling autobiography. Kyle, a former Navy SEAL who was murdered by a disturbed fellow veteran in 2013, wrote that he had received two Silver Stars and five Bronze Stars. The Silver Star, the third-highest combat decoration, is awarded for gallantry in action.
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We pit the American Sniper true story vs. the movie starring Bradley Cooper. Learn about the real Chris Kyle, wife Taya Kyle, and the Chris Kyle controversy. Christopher Scott „Chris“ Kyle (* 8. April 1974 in Odessa, Texas; † 2. Februar 2013 in Erath County, Texas) war ein US-amerikanischer Scharfschütze. With the release of Clint Eastwood’s movie, American Sniper, this weekend, I thought it might be fitting to look at the favorite rifles of the American hero, . Tags: american, sniper, rifles, chris, Chris Kyle's Death: The Real Taya s how American Sniper "brought her husband back to life" and why she trusted Clint Eastwood and Bradley… American Sniper è un'autobiografia di topher Scott "" (Odessa, 8 aprile 1974 – Erath County, 2 febbraio 2013), militare statunitense, uno dei migliori cecchini dei Navy SEALs.