FORT STEWART, Ga. -- An M1A2SEP Abrams tank from Company D, 1st Battalion, 64th Armor Regiment “Desert Rogues”, 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, sits ready here at Red Cloud Range, Dec. 6. The Rogue company is currently conducting Gunnery Table V, the practice phase before the final qualification phase, Gunnery Table VI. Show More Summary
From a book review by Mark Grotelueschen in the October issue of The Journal of Military History: Although the infantry assault was conducted by just one reinforced regiment, the attack was supported by the rest of the 1st Division (itself...Show More Summary
This is the story of Vince Speranza, a new private at the Battle of the Bulge in Hotel Company of the 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment in the 101st Airborne Division. It’s better that you hear the story in his words; The Stars & Stripes reports that Vince got to visit his old regiment which is […]
U.S. Army soldier Sgt. Matt Krumwiede, from the 5-20 Infantry Regiment attached to 82nd Airborne Division, walks while on patrol in Zharay district of Kandahar province, southern Afghanistan June 11, 2012. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov
Capt. Lou Cascino, commander of Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), pulls security while Staff Sgt. Eric Stephens and 1st Lt. James Kromhout verify their position during a partnered patrol in Madi Khel, Khowst Province, Afghanistan, Oct. Show More Summary
Students test, build their problem-solving skills with chessThursday, Oct. 17, 2013By Adrienne Anderson The 2nd Battalion, 29th Infantry Regiment, lived up to their “lead the way” motto with their Partner in Education Stowers Elementary School. Show More Summary
U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Jahrahrah Gousby, of Brooklyn, N.Y., a gunner with Battery A, 1st Battalion, 76th Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, sights in a 105 mm M119A2 howitzer during a dry-fire exercise at Combat Outpost Sultan Kheyl, Wardak Province, Afghanistan, Oct. Show More Summary
U.S. Army Pfc. Michael W. Daley Jr. (right) and Pfc. Travis B. Woolwine, both Soldiers with 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), scan their surroundings while on patrol in Paktya Province, Afghanistan. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Justin Moeller.
YUKON TRAINING AREA, Alaska (The 5th Squadron, 1st Cavalry Regiment, 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, recently conducted a large-scale, joint training event at the Yukon Training Area, Alaska. More than 450 Troopers and support Soldiers deployed to […]
DPMO has announced the identification of three US MIAs from Korea and one US MIA from Southeast Asia. PFC Norman P. Dufresne, G Company, 2nd Battalion, 19th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division, US Army, was lost on 30 July1950 near Chinju, South Korea. He was accounted for on 19 September 2013. He will be buried […]
US Army Spc. Adam L. Cayton and Spc. Sheign K. Hopson, both indirect fire infantryman with 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division Air Assault, make adjustments to a 81mm mortar system during a live fire at Afghan Combat Outpost Kaligu, in Paktya Province in Afghanistan, Sept. Show More Summary
So this story broke right as I was leaving work, and I didn’t have time to investigate it too deeply — my employers believe in not exploiting my labor, no matter how much I plead to the contrary, the damned communists — but I really am interested in investigating this issue further. Maybe it’s just [...]
1st Lt. Jordan Farrar, 2nd Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101 ABN DIVï»¿, fires a tube-launched, optically-tracked and wire-guided missile at a target while Cpl. Christopher Parker, observes at the heavy weapons range on Forward Operating Base Salerno in Afghanistan, August 14, 2013. US Army photo by Staff Sgt. Todd A. Christopherson.
DPMO has announced the identification of another US MIA from Korea. SGT Charles L. Scott, C Company, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 31st Regimental Combat Team, US Army, was lost 2 December 1950 near the Chosin Reservoir. He was accounted for on 7 August 2013. He will be buried with full military honors on 5 September 2013 […]
DPMO has announced the identification of two US MIAs from Korea. PFC Ronald C. Huffman, K Company, 3rd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment, was lost on 12 February 1951 during a battle near Saemal, South Korea. He was accounted for on 8 August 2013. He will be buried with full military honors in Princeton, WV. Date […]
During the Civil War, the 54th Massachusetts Regiment was composed of free black men who volunteered as soldiers to fight against the Confederacy. The infantry regiment, formed after the Emancipation Proclamation, was one of the first black Union Army regiments and participated in battles until the end of the war.
Cpl. Douglas Antos, a Nokesville, Va., native and team leader with 2nd platoon, Golf Company, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, clears his M50 gas mask amid a flurry of CS gas during a live-fire platoon attack at the Infantry Platoon Battle Course, Range 10 in the Pohakuloa Training Area, Hawaii, July 20, 2013 as part of Exercise Lava Viper. Show More Summary
I’ve shot this flag on Acorn Street (Beacon Hill, Boston), but I never realized that it is the a flag of the 60th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, which only existed from 1864 – 1865 (no, that’s not a typo): The … Continue reading ?
I was honored that I served in the 15th Infantry Regiment which claims Audie Murphy who was born 88 years ago today and went on to be the most decorated soldier of the Second World War before he reached the age of twenty. He was also awarded every medal for valor with the exception of [...]
Equipped with additional information and with city offices resuming work, the search for Mr. Cloyde W. Williams continued. I learned that he was a US Infantry Volunteer (34th Regiment), who fought... ...