American soldier trained Ukraine marines on Javelins: no practice and a 'Hail Mary' to fight the Russians

I used a variety of anti-armor weapons, but dumb ones were state of the art when I got out of the service,” Hayward told Fox News Digital. “I had no experience with the Javelin whatsoever.

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Hayward, former Special Forces soldier, left the army in 2007 but traveled to Ukraine in 2022 to join up with the Foreign Legion there and assist the war effort when his friend suggested that he might be the right guy to teach the Ukrainian territorial defense how to use the Next Generation Anti-tank Weapon (NLAW).