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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Over the past several years, the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment (ACR) has fielded the Global Combat Support System-Army (GCSS-Army).
Adame is currently the safety and occupational health manager for the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Irwin, Calif.
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.
The contract also includes repair services on two damaged Armored Personnel Carriers in the COLAR%s inventory, which consists of 39 COMMANDO Advanced APCs in operation with its Armored Cavalry units.
Prior to his career in financial services, Hamilton served as a captain in the Armored Cavalry division of the U.
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.
Search and destroy; the story of an armored cavalry squadron in Vietnam; 1-1 Cav, 1967-1968.
However, Army spokesman Wayne Hall said Thursday the 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment is a stand-alone unit at the fort.
The 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment had not yet transformed and was assigned one preventive medicine specialist (staff sergeant, military occupational specialty 68S30).
The last deployment we did was for the 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment.
Headquarters and Headquarters Troop, Regimental Support Squadron, 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Irwin, California.