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69th Infantry Day celebrated

The 69th Infantry Day was celebrated with great enthusiasm in Karnataka today. At the War Memorial of Parachute Regiment Training Centre in the City, Major General VPS Bhakuni, Commandant, Selection Centre (South) and senior most serving Infantry ..., 1 month ago

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BOOK REVIEW: Spearhead of the Fifth Army: The 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment in Italy, from the Winter Line to Anzio

Spearhead of the Fifth Army: The 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment in Italy, from the Winter Line to Anzio , by Frank Van Lunteren Philadelphia: Casemate, 2016. Pp. xiv, 342. Illus., maps, appends, notes, biblio., index. $32.95. ISBN: 161200427X.
 Strategy Page1 month ago

Sleep Disorders Increase Sixfold in Veterans; Women Especially Affected

0 comments Issue Begins in Military, Lowering Resilience By Brenda L. Mooney Soldiers from the 509th Parachute Infantry Regiment sleep trying to get some sleep on the floor and seats of a Royal Australian Air Force C-17 Globemaster last ...
 US Medicine1 month ago

Chicago Honors Easy Company, Heroes of Operation Market Garden In The Second World War

The City of Chicago paid tribute recently to the 2nd Battalion, 506 th Parachute Infantry Regiment, and 101 st Airborne Division, more popularly known as Easy Company. The event and 70 th reunion were prepared by the Band of Brothers Foundation, a ...
 War History Online1 month ago

Russian Marines: "Victory is wherever we are!"

Russian Marines are the amphibious force of the Russian Navy. First Russian naval infantry force was formed in 1705 Igor Zarembo/ITAR-TASS Since that time Russian marines has fought in numerous wars including World War I and II. Photo: ...
 Tass.ru3 days ago Air, Land and Water: Russia's Airborne Assault Vehicle Parachutes Into Battle  Sputnik2 months ago Russian airborne force academy has received BMD-4M and BTR-MDM airborne armored vehicles 10712166  Army Recognition13 hours ago D-Day 72: Flying Jennies interact with living history  DVIDS2 weeks ago

Parachute riggers establish readiness one parachute at a time

(CAMP ADAZI, LATVIA) Before any airborne operation can take place, the parachutes must first be laid out, inspected, and carefully packed so that none of the components inside are tangled or out of place. During World War II, this was the ...
 DVIDS5 days ago

This Is How US Paratroopers Were Trained During WWII It Was No Picnic

In 1930, the US Army experimented with the concept of parachuting three-man heavy-machine-gun teams. Nothing came of these early experiments. The first US airborne unit began as a test platoon formed from part of the 29th Infantry Regiment, in ...
 War History Online2 days ago

Texas airborne infantry unit conducts night airborne exercise

HONDO, Texas Texas Army National Guardsmen from the 1st Battalion (Airborne) 143rd Infantry, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team, conducted a simulated airfield seizure during a major collective training from 17-19 November 2016, near San Antonio, ...
 DVIDS1 week ago

T-Patch "Riggers" pack chutes to perfection

Olive drab parachutes floating down though the sky are iconic and indicative of U.S. Army Airborne Soldiers since WWII. But before the Airborne Infantry can take the leap, they must have a perfectly folded and arranged chutes and cords in the pack ...
 DVIDS2 weeks ago

American WWII Parachute Veteran Makes Skydives Again, Aged 91

Over 70 years since Vincent J. Speranza last jumped from an airplane, he was able to do it again. The difference is that, 70 years ago, Speranza was a paratrooper in the US Army. This time, he is a 91-year-old veteran skydiving in tandem with ...
 War History Online2 weeks ago
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