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Nov. 22, 2017

Battle of Cambrai Remembered 100 Years Later for Combined Arms Use

The first American units saw action in World War I during the battle of Cambrai, France, in late 1917. That battle showcased the first large-scale effective use of combined arms, marking an evolution in warfare.

Nov. 22, 2017

Missile Defense Soldiers Scan the Stratosphere

With the threat of ballistic missile launches by North Korea, the Army maintains Army-Navy/Transportable Radar Surveillance systems, or AN/TPY-2, in Japan to keep a watchful eye on the skies above.

Nov. 21, 2017

Internal Security Forces Assume Responsibility for Raqqa Neighborhoods

The Raqqa Internal Security Forces assumed security responsibility for three neighborhoods in the Syrian city of Raqqa, which the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria had claimed as its capital before being driven out, Operation Inherent Resolve officials said.

Nov. 21, 2017

Face of Defense: Master Driver Steers Sustainment Brigade's Mission

Army Staff Sgt. Arturo Amaro, the master driver for the 3rd Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Infantry Division Resolute Support Sustainment Brigade, seeks certification to train fellow drivers how to operate two types of mine-resistant, ambush-protected all-terrain vehicles as well as mine rollers in his brigade at Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan.

Nov. 20, 2017

South Carolina National Guard, Colombian Army Share Field Artillery Expertise

Colombian army leaders joined the South Carolina Army National Guard during a live-fire exercise with the 1st Battalion, 178th Field Artillery Regiment, at the McCrady Training Center in Eastover, S.C.

Nov. 16, 2017

‘Keep up the Good Fight,’ Apache Pilot Advises Deployed Service Members

Army Chief Warrant Officer 3 Tyson Edkin, an AH-64 Apache pilot who just returned from Iraq, offered up some encouragement to deployed service members as he spoke to reporters visiting Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Wash., with Deputy Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan.

Nov. 9, 2017

Military Aviation Leaders Discuss Readiness, Urge Budget Certainty

Top aviation military officials from the four services addressed Congress on aviation readiness, all underscoring the urgent need for predictable budgets.

Nov. 6, 2017

Night Work: Mechanics Keep Helos Flying in the Sunlight

Army helicopter maintenance specialists have been working nonstop in Puerto Rico to maintain six CH-47 Chinook helicopters that deliver humanitarian supplies daily to some of the island's hardest-hit and most remote areas following Hurricanes Irma and Maria.

Oct. 25, 2017

Medal of Honor Recipient Capt. Mike Rose Inducted Into Hall of Heroes

Retired Army Capt. Mike Rose attended a ceremony at the Pentagon, where his name was placed on a wall within the Hall of Heroes, alongside the names of all the other Medal of Honor recipients.

Oct. 24, 2017

Workplace Violence Survivors Unite to Turn Tragedy Into Hope

Two Army workplace violence survivors met at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas, and are sharing their stories of hope.

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