The Infantry S Armor

Author: Harry Yeide
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811743799
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... 90th Infantry Division, NARA; “1st Bn Action at Le Bourg St. Leonard,” interview
with Maj. Leroy Pond and other battalion officers, Combat Interviews, 90th
Infantry Division, NARA. Aaron Elson, Tanks for the Memories: An Oral History of
the 712th Tank Battalion from World War II (Hackensack, NJ: Chi Chi Press, 1994
), 66–68. “The Gap at Chambois—Aug 15–22, 1944,” Combat Interviews, 90th
Infantry Division, NARA. History, 12th Army Group Armored Section. S-3 Journal

Mobility Shock And Firepower The Emergence Of The U S Army S Armor Branch 1917 1945

Publisher: Government Printing Office
ISBN: 9780160872419
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Supporters of the organization considered it superior in cohesiveness and
combat effectiveness to one that included only tanks, armored cars, or foot
infantry; but questions emerged concerning the ability to maintain and supply
such a diverse ... Fort Benning occupied a 97,000-acre military reservation with a
variety of hills, valleys, streams, rivers, forests, and open clearings.45 The
purpose of the Infantry School was to teach tactics and techniques and to act as
the chief of Infantry 's ...

Vietnam An Infantry And Cavalry Platoon Leader S Story

Author: Dennis Scheer
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1475997582
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We backed off and didn't destroy the village, going against the ARVN captain's
wishes. There were a number of late-night rescue missions in which we would
mount up and take off, whizzing down QL1, the main paved north-south road in
South Vietnam. Usually, by the time we arrived, the shooting was over. When the
VC heard our armored vehicles coming, they quickly disengaged. Because H
Troop was equipped with light armor, such as ACAVS and Sheridan tanks, which
weigh ...

The Bradley And How It Got That Way

Author: W. Blair Haworth
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313309748
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Bost, Fred H. "Rifle Squad Leader." Infantry 5 1 (November-December 1 96 1 ): 4-
7. Boudinot, Burton S. "An Approach to the Scout Vehicle Dilemma." Armor 79 (
1970): 44-45. Boudinot, Burton S. "Fast Troops." Armor 89 (September-October
1980): 30-35. Boudinot, Burton S. "A Kingdom for a Tank." Armor 96 (May-June
1987): 49. Boudinot, Burton S. "Schnelle Truppen [sic] and the ACMV." Armor 73 (
March-April 1964): 5 1-54. Boudinot, Burton S. "We Must Learn from the Past" (

Fact Sheet S On The Airborne Division S American Division Armored Division S Cavalry Division S Infantry Division S And Mountain Division

Author: United States. Army Field Forces
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1943 and was then named commanding officer of the 480th Armored Infantry Re
linen t of the 20th Armored Division at Camp Campbell, Ky. In April 1944 he
became commanding officer of Combat Command "A" of the 8th Armored
Division at Camp Folk, La., went overseas with the division in Nov. 1944, and in
Aug. 1945 became commanding general. COMPONENT UNITS! 18th, 36th, and
80th Tank Battalions; 7th, 49th and 58th Armored infantry Battalions, 398th, 399th
and 405th ...


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He received a BS. from the U.S. Military Academy, an M.P.A. from Harvard
University's Kennedy School of Government, and an MA. from the U.S. Naval War
College. His military education includes the Infantry Officer Basic Course, Infantry
Officer Advanced Course, and the College of Naval Command and Staff. He has
served in various command and staff positions to include deputy chief of
operations and operations planner, Joint Special Operations Command, Fort
Bragg; battalion ...

A Colonel In The Armored Divisions

Author: William S. Triplet
Publisher: University of Missouri Press
ISBN: 9780826263605
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A Memoir, 1941-1945 William S. Triplet Robert H. Ferrell. One. The. Infantry.
Board. I reported for duty to the president of the Infantry Board, Colonel Taylor, on
December 4, 1940. Colonel Taylor always reminded me slightly of George
Washington—features, reserve, and leadership. He gave me a general briefing
on the mission of the ... I was assigned to a metal desk in the basement of the
headquarters of the Infantry School— the thinkers had individual rooms on the
floor above.

9th Infantry Division

Author: John Sperry
Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
ISBN: 9781563116087
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Major-General George S. Patton assumed command of II Corps in early March
with the 34 Infantry Division working with the British in the North and the Ninth, l "
Infantry and the I" Armored Divisions to the south. II Corps' immediate task was to
secure Maknassy Pass and to break out into the Tunisian coastal plain through El
Guettar Pass. Then Rommel would have to retreat or be cut off from the rear. The
60,h Combat Team, now motorized, was attached to the l" Armored Division ...

Commanding Generals And Chiefs Of Staff 1775 2005 Portraits Biographical Sketches Of The United States Army S Senior Officer

Author: William Gardner Bell
Publisher: Government Printing Office
ISBN: 9780160873300
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... entered active duty and attended armor officer basic course at the Armor
School, Fort Knox, 1969; completed airborne and ranger training, Fort Benning,
1969; served as reconnaissance platoon leader, 2d Battalion, 4th Infantry, Fort
Campbell, 1970-1971; promoted to first lieutenant, June 1970; commanded
Company C, 2d Battalion, 4th Infantry, United States Army, Europe, 1970-1972;
promoted to captain, June 1971; served as assistant S-3 (Operations) and later
as S-4 (Logistics), ...