armored cavalry

armored cavalry

[′är·mərd ′kav·əl·rē]
(ordnance)
A unit organized and equipped to perform missions requiring great mobility, firepower, and shock action.
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Colonel Baer's military service includes commanding an Armored Cavalry troop in Vietnam, Director of Accounting Systems for the US Army, Commander of the 18th Finance Group during Operation Desert Storm in the First Gulf War and Deputy Chief of Staff for Resource Management for the Army Material Command.
Fort Hood is also home to 1st Cavalry Division, 4th Infantry Division (Mechanized), 13th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), Headquarters, III Corps, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Signal Brigade, 13th Finance Group, 89th Military Police Brigade, 504th Military Intelligence Brigade, 3rd Air Support Operations Group, Operational Test Command (OTC), 21st Cavalry Brigade, 36th Engineer Brigade, Carl R.
Army's 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment deploying to support Operation Iraqi Freedom.
General Kern's distinguished military career includes leadership of combat operations, including two combat tours in Vietnam as a platoon leader and troop commander with the 11th Armored Cavalry.
Additional assignments included tours with the 101st Air Assault Division and the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment.
In the West Hall, Green Berets from the Army's 20th Special Forces Group accompanied by Soldiers from the elite 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) and 3d Armored Cavalry Regiment will demonstrate their skills in a mock combat search and rescue mission.
He said the teacher was rescued when she screamed while the vehicle she was riding in stopped at a military checkpoint, prompting the soldiers to ask the passengers to alight and come inside the camp of the 12th Light Armored Cavalry.
Army in 1971 and was injured while assigned as a Sheridan light tank crewman in the 2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment as a reconnaissance scout.
Adame is currently the safety and occupational health manager for the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Irwin, Calif.
This training prepared the support brigade to assume sustainment brigade level materiel management functions for the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment (ACR) at Fort Irwin, California.
Upon graduation, Captain Traylor was assigned to 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment (ACR) as the Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) Officer in support of OIF 07-09.