Rory O’Connor

MAJ Rory O’Connor is a Special Forces soldier serving with the 5th Special Forces Group and has over 12 years of active duty experience. A former Marine officer, he has conducted multiple combat deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as training missions in Jordan and Kuwait. He is a recent graduate of the Naval Postgraduate School with a Master’s Degree in Defense Analysis focusing on Irregular Warfare.

The true goal of Special Forces physical training should reflect that which was sought by the OSS—complete confidence to handle uncertainty.