…on the day of the raid?
He’s got better targets closer to home, but he’s outgunned here, and this family has been through enough without losing a husband and father. And the Seabees there are doing construction rather than being in an active combat role.
Apparently this little escapade originated with the county, with the ODA just along for the ride. You’ve got the numbers to ask questions; have fun, because they aren’t talking.