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Chuck Holton


Former Army Ranger Chuck Holton is an international reporter, photographer, video producer, public speaker, adventurer and the author of seven best-selling books.

He served eight years in the U.S. Army—four as a Ranger with the Elite 75th Ranger Regiment and four flying helicopters as an Aeroscout Observer in the National Guard—and has been awarded the Army Service Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Senior Parachutist Badge, Ranger tab, Expert Infantryman Badge and Combat Infantryman Badge.

As a war correspondent and freelance video producer with extensive experience in areas of conflict, Holton travels to more than a dozen countries each year, seeking out the kind of assignments many journalists avoid.