Dave "Boon" Benton BIO


Dave "Boon" Benton is a Marine Veteran and trained sniper. He has a combined 24 years of service in specialized teams and leadership roles in the military, law enforcement, protective security, and intelligence community. He has held many positions on various teams from assaulter, sniper, breacher, tactical medic, team leader, and instructor positions from explosive entry to SWAT. Boon is coauthor of 13 HOURS: The Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi. He remained anonymous until just a few months ago while he was actively training others. Tanto and Boon have remained close friends and have worked together for more than 10 years and look forward to working together again at Battleline Tactical as they train people around the country.