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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He will have lunch with the troops and a meet-and-greet with the soldiers of the 3/278th Armored Cavalry Regiment (ARC).
Over 130 soldiers from the division's 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team "Strike" have replaced the Tennessee Army National Guard 278th Armored Cavalry Regiment, which had been providing training to Ukraine's troops at the center, commonly known as the Yavoriv training range, since August 2018.
But one of his fellow GIs in the Army's 11th Armored Cavalry got him to rethink his choice of a civilian car.
The operations of rotational units and the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment were observed throughout 22 rotations from 2014 to 2016 at the National Training Center (NTC), Fort Irwin, California.
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.
His previous assignments include serving as commander, L Troop, 2nd Squadron, 16th Cavalry Regiment (Armor Basic Officer Leadership Course); commander, D Company, 1st Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment (ACR); commander, Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, 1st Squadron, 10th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division (2/4 ID); assistant operations officer, 2nd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 2/4 ID; and assistant operations officer, 1/11 ACR.
Over the past several years, the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment (ACR) has fielded the Global Combat Support System-Army (GCSS-Army).
A factual error involving Colonel Spain's encounter with the 2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment (ACR) in 2003 (pages 70-71) raises questions about the accuracy of the memoirs.
Upon graduation, Captain Traylor was assigned to 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment (ACR) as the Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) Officer in support of OIF 07-09.
"We are deeply disappointed in the court's decision," said Colonel Reginald Allen, commander of the US military's 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment.
Making my way to a dirt road, I followed it until I met an armored cavalry unit, and stopped to rest.