ARMY Magazine April 2003 

Volume 53, Number 4

Listed below are selected articles and features of our April 2003 issue. To read all the articles in ARMY Magazine, join AUSA and get a subscription as part of your membership.

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 Front & Center

From COBRA to ANACONDA: Some Thoughts on Air-Ground Cooperation
By Gen. Gordon R. Sullivan, USA Ret.
"Several years ago I stood in Normandy overlooking the St. Lô-Periers Road with the commanding generals of the U.S. Army and Air Force in Europe."

Evolving Roles of the Battalion XO in Host Nation Operations
By Maj. Gerald M. Pearman
The purview of battalion XO responsibilities can extend well beyond doctrinal support tasks.

The Korean War at 50
April 1953 Timeline

 Selected Features

Maneuver Sustainment in a Transforming Army
By Maj. Gen. Terry E. Juskowiak
"The transformation of logistics will ultimately result in more effective, efficient sustainment for the warfighter."

Sustainment of the Army Depends on Continuing Logistics Transformation
By Lt. Gen. Charles S. Mahan Jr.
Changes in logistics are helping the Army move faster, lighter and more economically without sacrificing warfighting capability or readiness.

Munitions Transformation
By Maj. Gen. William L. Bond
"The Army’s munitions transformation strategy ... will be implemented for one simple reason—it is critical to the future of the Army."

Sun Tzu’s Bad Advice: Urban Warfare in the Information Age
By Lt. Col. Robert R. Leonhard, USA Ret.
"Just as the Army learned to own the night instead of fearing it, so also must we learn to own the city."

Signal Command Provides Commercial Communications in Afghanistan
By Carol Conner
The U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command’s 11th Signal Brigade provided communications for troops in Uzbekistan and Afghanistan during Operation Enduring Freedom and continues to provide signal support to the warfighter.



Washington Report

News Call

Soldier Armed


American Soldiers: Ground Combat in the World Wars, Korea, & Vietnam
Peter S. Kindsvatter

In the Shadows of War: An American Pilot’s Odyssey Through Occupied France and the Camps of Nazi Germany
Thomas Childers

Odysseus in America: Combat Trauma and the Trials of Homecoming
Jonathan Shay, M.D., Ph.D.

Historical Maps of World War I
Simon Forty