armored infantry

armored infantry

[′är·mərd ′in·fən·trē]
(ordnance)
A field army unit designed to close and destroy the enemy by fire and maneuver, to repel hostile assault in close combat, and to provide support for tanks.
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Bulgariaas Ministry of Defense announced that, on August 5, it had sent formal Requests for Proposals (RFP) to four companies invited to bid to supply armored infantry carriers.
The seamless command radio link for the PUMA armored infantry system with the infantryman of the future (IdZ-ES) for the Very High Readiness Joint Taskforce (VJTF) 2023 is provided by Rohde & Schwarz.
This is about the Chief of the General Staff, Vasko Gjurcinovski, who has recently been promoted to lieutenant general, General Mirce Gjorgoski who has been named permanent military representative to NATO, Dragan Kovacki who has become commander of the First Armored Infantry Brigade, Besnik Emini, chief of staff at the Joint Operative Command, and Lieutenant Mario Jurisik who has been named military attache in France.
Next, rocket mortars, CM-33 armored infantry fighting vehicles, M109A6 self-propelled guns and M60A3 tanks, and sniper rifles delivered a coup de grSce to the tattered remnants of PLA fores trying to flee the hellish scene.
He saw service in the allied liberation of Kuwait in 1990, serving as the assistant commander of an armored infantry battalion in the 4th Armored Brigade.
Most of the army troops will come from the Royal Tank Regiment Battle Group's Armored Infantry Brigade.
Each group, which is expected to include countries such as Italy, France and Denmark, contains some 4,000 troops supported by armored infantry and drones.
In February of 2014, just six years after Russia invaded Georgia with heavy tanks, the world watched aghast as it brazenly occupied Crimea with light armored infantry. Though relatively few in number, the sudden act of aggression effectively allowed Moscow to seize key terrain on the Black Sea with ominous strategic implications before the West could intervene.
VyLNyUS (CyHAN)- Lithuania's State Defense Council decided on Friday that the country's armed forces will purchase the German manufactured armored infantry fighting vehicles (IFV) the Boxer.
According to the defense military the 242nd training center where the accident occurred prepares junior specialists in the army, including drivers and mechanics for armored infantry vehicles.--AFP A.A.M
Nevertheless, the 23rd went to work, building fires and creating tracks to simulate the activities and movement of an armored infantry force--the 6th Armored Division, to be exact.
Following the Allied invasion of Europe, Jacques served in France and Germany with the 36th Armored Infantry Regiment.Jacques spent the next five decades of his life working as a psychiatrist for the Massachusetts Department of Mental Health.He met his future wife, the late Margaret (Noe) Jacques, while both were working at Grafton State Hospital.
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