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Richard Marcinko      

Retired Navy SEAL Commander, First Commanding Officer of SEAL Team Six and Red Cell

Richard "Dick" Marcinko is a former United States Navy officer. A retired U.S. Navy SEAL commander and Vietnam War veteran, he was the first commanding officer of SEAL Team Six and Red Cell. After retiring from the United States Navy, he became an author, radio talk show host, military consultant, and motivational speaker. Marcinko keeps his hand in the field as the president of a private international security company and now lives in Warrington, Virginia.

Richard Marcinko is a highly decorated veteran, with four Bronze Stars, one Silver Star, and two Navy Commendation Medals, among other awards. He has also been CEO of Red Cell International (which evaluates the vulnerability of properties and targets) and SOS Temps, Inc (a private security firm that he started). Marcinko also owns a company that focuses on motivating people and building a team.

“Rogue Warrior” is the first book in Marcinko's series of novels, the “Rogue Warrior”, that was co-written by John Weisman. Other books in the series include "Red Cell", "Green Team", and "Task Force Blue".


Rogue Warrior: Curse of the Infidel
Echo Platoon (Rogue Warrior)
Seal Force Alpha (Rogue Warrior (Paperback))
Rogue Warrior: Seize the Day
Vengeance (Rogue Warrior (Paperback))
Rogue Warrior: The Explosive Autobiography of the Controversial Death-Defying Founder of the U.S. Navy's Top Secret Counterterrorist Unit- Seal Team Six


SEAL Team 6: A Secret History of Quiet Killings and Blurred Lines ...

The Navy then asked Cmdr. Richard Marcinko, a hard-charging Vietnam veteran, to build a SEAL unit that could respond quickly to terrorist crises. The name ...

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