ARMY Magazine March 2006 

Volume 56, Number 3

Listed below are selected articles and features of our March 2006 issue. To read all the articles in ARMY Magazine, join AUSA and get a subscription as part of your membership.

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 Selected Features

The Rakkassans in Iraq
Photographs by Dennis Steele
Photos by Dennis Steele of soldiers serving in the 3rd Brigade Combat Team--the "Rakkasans"--of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault).

The Bulldogs' Victory
By Dennis Steele
The soldiers of the 101st Airborne Division's Company B, 1st Battalion, 187th infantry, lived up to their nickname, the "Bulldogs," by tenaciously going after bits of tactical intelligence in Baiji, Iraq, and following leads to find fields filled with munitions caches.

Army Testing Means Better Equipment
By Scott R. Gourley
The commanding general of the U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command explains how his command helps to put equipment in soldiers' hands.

CompanyCommand--Building Combat-Ready Teams: Training Iraqi Forces
Company commanders in Iraq discuss the key tasks and missions involved in training Iraqi units.



Washington Report

News Call

Soldier Armed

Historically Speaking


The Blitzkrieg Legend: The 1940 Campaign in the West
Karl-Heinz Frieser with John T. Greenwood

Secret Weapons And World War II: Japan in the Shadow of Big Science
Walter E. Grunden

75th Rangers
Russ and Susan Bryant

Weapons of the U.S. Army Rangers
Russ and Susan Bryant

To Be a U.S. Army Green Beret
Col. Gerald Schumacher, USA Special Forces Ret.

Delta: America’s Elite Counterterrorist Force
Terry Griswold and D.M. Giangreco

My Year in Iraq: The Struggle to Build a Future of Hope
Ambassador L. Paul Bremer III with Malcolm McConnell

The Cambodian Campaign: The 1970 Offensive and America’s Vietnam War
John M. Shaw

Taught to Kill: An American Boy’s War From the Ardennes to Berlin
John B. Babcock