ARMY Magazine April 2006 

Volume 56, Number 4

Listed below are selected articles and features of our April 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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 Front & Center

Dismissing Army's Manning Problem Won't Solve It
By Richard Hart Sinnreich
Hope, wrote a former Army chief of staff, is not a method. Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld's Pentagon apparently disagrees.

 Selected Features

CompanyCommand--Building Combat-Ready Teams: Air-Ground Integration
Company commanders in the field answer the question, "How do you integrate the Army's air and ground forces?"

Installations in the 21st Century
By Assistant Secretary of the Army Keith E. Eastin
"Success in providing an ever-improving quality of life is inextricably linked to sustaining and expanding the all-volunteer force ... the Army Installation team's vision is to provide the services and facilities that will ensure an outstanding quality of life for soldiers and their families."

Flagships of Readiness: Installations Sustaining the All-Volunteer Force
By Lt. Gen. David W. Barno
As the Army becomes a more modular force, the Army Installation Management Team is fully engaged in providing soldiers and families a quality of life commensurate with the quality of their service.

Flagship Installations Are Vital to Army Transformation
By Maj. Gen. Michael D. Rochelle
"Caring for soldiers is central to the Army mission and what installations as flagships delivers."

Blue-Collar Warriors
By Dennis Steele
For soldiers of Company A, 1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, patrolling Routes Peggy and Sue--situated southwest of Baghdad--is the daily grind.



Washington Report

News Call

Soldier Armed

Historically Speaking


Patton’s Photographs: War As He Saw It
Kevin Hymel

The Cold War: A New History
John Lewis Gaddis

Counterinsurgency Warfare: Theory and Practice
David Galula