ARMY Magazine March 2007 

Volume 57, Number 3

Listed below are selected articles and features of our March 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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 Selected Features

Tribute to a Hero: Sgt. Hester’s Heroic Actions Featured in Museum Exhibit
A new exhibit at the U.S. Army Women’s Museum highlights the heroic actions of Sgt. Leigh Ann Hester, the first female Army soldier to earn the Silver Star since World War II.

CompanyCommand—Building Combat-Ready Teams: CDR’s Log: Thoughts of a MiTT Leader in Iraq
A military transition team commander in Iraq describes the challenges of training the Iraqi Army and what American officers on the same mission can expect.

The U.S. Army in Afghanistan
In this photo essay, soldiers fight the global war on terrorism in Afghanistan.

Army Materiel Command: Supporting the Warfighter
“If a soldier shoots it, drives it, flies it, wears it or eats it, AMC provides it.”

Science & Technology On Point
The Army Science and Technology community maintains and enhances the Army’s technological superiority, never losing sight of the soldier.

The New Battle for Baghdad: ‘Persistent Presence’
The soldiers of the 1st Cavalry Division’s Company C, 2nd Battalion, 12th Cavalry Regiment implement a new security plan from a combat outpost in Ghazaliya, on the northwest side of Baghdad.




Washington Report

News Call

Soldier Armed

Historically Speaking


This Mighty Scourge: Perspectives on the Civil War
James M. McPherson

We Move Only Forward: Canada, the United States and the First Special Service Force, 1942-1944
James A. Wood

Gasoline to Patton: A Different War
Brig. Gen. Albin F. Irzyk, USA Ret.

A Military Miscellany
Thomas Ayres