Instead, this particular work intends to focus entirely on the infantryman
who conducts lengthy dismounted operations that are intended to project combat power into areas that are not reachable by vehicles.
One time we were walking through a riverbed past a kid," the infantryman
is perhaps the most-photographed member of the Fort Benning community, and this is appropriate, considering the prominent role the U.
Combat experience in two wars against the best of the Iraqi army and in Afghanistan, in terrain ranging from the close-quarters combat of cities to the extended-range engagements of the desert and mountains, has shown that the American infantryman
consistently engages and kills the enemy at ranges exceeding 300 meters, when he is properly trained.
A former infantryman
of the United States Marine Corps, Robert M.
I fitted elastic round the ankles Now I looked like an exotic Zouave infantryman
Every combat infantryman
in Europe knew who he was.
The unnamed infantryman
, from 3rd Battalion The Rifles, was killed while on patrol in the Nad-e-Ali district of Helmand province yesterday.
KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Four US soldiers, charged in connection with last year's death of an infantryman
, are scheduled for an Article 32 hearing on the Kandahar airfield headquarters on Monday, the ISAF regional command (south) said.
Turner began his service as a combat infantryman
in General Patton's 3rd Army during WWII, earning The Bronze Star for Valor and The Combat Infantryman
Declan was among several of the recruits who will join the Mercian Regiment as an infantryman
after 13 weeks basic training.
Drafted into the Army in World War II, Bowman "received three Bronze stars and a Purple Heart for his service as a combat infantryman
," the Houston Chronicle reports.
Any collection strong in World War II memoir needs ETCHED IN PURPLE: ONE SOLDIER'S WAR IN EUROPE, first published in 1949 and offering the author's personal record of his experiences as a combat infantryman
during the war.
Following the tragedy the tricolour was lowered as a mark of respect for the popular infantryman
, right, at Collins Barracks in Cork.
Mailer, 84, gained instant literary acclaim with his first book, The Naked and the Dead, published in 1948 and based in part on his experience as a US Army infantryman