ARMY Magazine July 2010 

Volume 60, Number 7

Listed below are selected articles and features from our July 2010 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

An Importunate Reiteration
By GEN Frederick J. Kroesen, USA Ret.
“The prime factor affecting stress is, first and foremost, short dwell time ...”

Did They Forget?
By LTG James M. Dubik, USA Ret.
“Every aspect of war is tough, but perhaps none is tougher than war's end ..."

The Eyes Have It
By CSM Jimmie W. Spencer, USA Ret.
“NCOs have always had the ability to see things that others don’t ...”

 Selected Features

The Warrior Games
Photographs by Dennis Steele
The inaugural Warrior Games, which featured veterans and currently serving wounded warriors, combined the spirit of the Olympics with the determination and passion of military athletes from each of the five armed services.

Army Continues Precision Fires Analysis
By Scott R. Gourley
With its precision fires analyses, the Army Training and Doctrine Command’s Analysis Center brings a unique autonomy to bear as the Army’s tactical operational-level analytic agency.

Fires: ‘Balance’ is the Key
By Scott R. Gourley
An ongoing portfolio review will help the fires community determine changes that may be necessary to meet future needs for adaptable fires for full spectrum operations.

Inspired Care for the Invisible Wounds
By Dennis Steele
In an exclusive interview, U.S. Army Vice Chief of Staff GEN Peter W. Chiarelli discusses his efforts to educate people about the physical nature of traumatic brain injuries, post-traumatic stress and their treatment.

CompanyCommand—Building Combat-Ready Teams:
Why Bother with the Media?
Company commanders, noting that the media are important to getting the Army story to the public, share insights gained dealing with journalists.



Washington Report

News Call

Soldier Armed

Historically Speaking


Sebastian Junger

Our Army: Soldiers, Politics, and American Civil-Military Relations
Jason K. Dempsey

Operation Mincemeat: How A Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victory
Ben Macintyre