field artillery

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Synonyms for field artillery

movable artillery (other than antiaircraft) used by armies in the field (especially for direct support of front-line troops)

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CPT Juarez's military education includes the Field Artillery Officers Basic Course and the Military Intelligence Captains Career Course.
Fire support coordination organizational changes to field artillery units over the past decade have had unintended consequences for the employment of precision munitions in theater, especially the employment of the M982 Excalibur, an extended range guided artillery shell.
To this reviewer, an artilleryman, the single most useful part of this work is the detailed description of the inner workings of a light (75-millimeter) field artillery battery in combat.
In Mississippi no better example of jubilation can be cited than the return of the 140th Field Artillery from France on June 14, 1919, after the end of World War I.
The exercise was held by the Field Artillery Group as part of UNIFIL's quick reaction force with the LAF's 65th Artillery Battalion.
He served in the 908 Field Artillery-83rd Infantry Division, 22nd Armored Field Artillery Battalion, Fourth Armored Division in Germany.
DON McLEOD, gunner in the Royal Field Artillery was killed in Dozinghem, Belgium, in October, 1917.
FORT HOOD, Texas--Soldiers of the lst "Dragons" Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, along with Command Sgt.
While it would obviously appeal to the residents of this Saskatchewan community as an important part of their local history, in a larger sense Yorkton's Gunners provides interesting and informative insight into the development of field artillery in Canada and the challenges faced by the militia since the end of the First World War.
Here, Soldiers from C Battery, 3d Battalion, 321st Field Artillery Regiment, use the enhanced portable inductive artillery fuse setter to program target grid coordinates into an Excalibur round.
Writing in the Field Artillery Journal, Ford outlined his theories on "air observation posts.
Ralston, commander of the Army Field Artillery Center, is said to be alarmed by the fact that artillery units haven't fired a weapon in three years.
As a soldier in the 464th Parachute Field Artillery Battalion, he made history as part of the first airborne artillery outfit to land, reassemble, and fire its howitzers east of the Rhine River.
Zaloga's US FIELD ARTILLERY OF WORLD WAR II (1846030617, $15.
A crew from 1st Battalion, 94th Field Artillery, fires a Multiple Launch Rocket System round during live-fire training.
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