ARMY Magazine May 2003 

Volume 53, Number 5

Listed below are selected articles and features of our May 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

Shock and Awe?
By Maj. Gen. Edward B. Atkeson, USA Ret.
With or without Shock and Awe, the U.S. Army played an indispensable role in the victory over Saddam Hussein's Iraq.

The Korean War at 50
May 1953 Timeline

 Selected Features

The Arsenal of the Ground War
By Scott R. Gourley
Equipment and attached air assets employed in the war in Iraq.

Operation Iraqi Freedom: A Chronology
An account of the war from day one to the collapse of enemy control in Baghdad.

Operation Valiant Strike
By Spc. Marie Schult
Soldiers of the 2nd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, continue to capture arms caches and al Qaeda and Taliban fighters in Afghanistan.



Washington Report

News Call

Soldier Armed


Yellow Smoke: The Future of Land Warfare for America’s Military
Maj. Gen. Robert H. Scales Jr., U.S. Army, Ret.

Tank: The Progress of a Monstrous War Machine
Patrick Wright