ARMY Magazine June 2007 

Volume 57, Number 6

Listed below are selected articles and features of our June 2007 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

Fighting the Bureaucracy: Streamlining the 21st-Century Army
By Capt. Philip Kreck
"The bureaucratic weight of the Army is not one problem among many; rather, it is the direct and indirect cause of many problems that hinder Army operations."

 Selected Features

50 Years Ago in ARMY: Morning to Remember (PDF)
By Col. R. Ernest Dupuy, USA Ret.
The man who made the D-Day broadcast of June 6, 1944, tells how he broke the news to the world.

Remembering Kagnew Station (PDF)
By John R. Rasmuson
From World War II to the 1970s, the United States operated a fixed radio station in Ethiopia, which Army Chief of Staff Gen. William Westmoreland considered the armed forces’ most remote station in 1971. Now “the exigencies of another worldwide war have brought the U.S. Army back to Ethiopia.”

Team Hellraiser: The Soldiers of a Headquarters Company (PDF)
By Capt. Jared E. Runge
The soldiers of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 37th Engineer Battalion greatly contributed to the construction projects at Forward Operation Base Sharana in Afghanistan.

A Morning with an FST in Rural Afghanistan (PDF)
By Paul Avallone
The 758th Forward Surgical Team in Afghanistan, part of the 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), worked to save a little girl’s life after she stepped on a land mine.



Washington Report

News Call

Soldier Armed

Historically Speaking


Partners in Command: George Marshall and Dwight Eisenhower in War and Peace
Mark Perry

Expendable Warriors: The Battle of Khe Sanh and the Vietnam War
Bruce B.G. Clarke

Women of Valor: The Rochambelles on the World War II Front
Ellen Hampton

Blood Brothers: Among the Soldiers of Ward 57
Michael Weisskopf