The new vehicle is part of the Army’s modernization process and will replace the older M113 armored personnel carrier.
Colonel Paris Davis will finally be awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions in VietnamOn Duty
“I often think of those fateful 19 hours on June 18, 1965, and what our team did to make sure we left no man behind on that battlefield,” Davis said.
The newest special operations MH-47G helicopter is a great tool for America’s elite warriorsSpecial Ops
On a recent trip, Sandboxx News and Stu Bradin, the head of the Global SOF Foundation, visited the 7th Special Forces Group (this author’s and Bradin’s old unit) at Camp Bull Simons and while there we got to get inside the newest special operations helicopter, the improved MH-47G Chinook. Special Forces teams were conducting training […]
Ukraine is finally getting NATO tanks, but equipment it received earlier in January might be the real game-changerOn Duty
If Ukraine is to punch through the Russian defenses again this spring, it will need the armor and mobile infantry to do so
Operation Rype: That time when American agents wanted to hijack a Nazi train and blow up everything on its pathSpecial Ops
“We hoped to succeed by sheer bravado,” William Colby wrote. “This was the kind of direct American action they’d heard about…”
New series shines light on Army’s Cavalry Scouts – the eyes and ears of the commander on the battlefieldMilitary Affairs
Cavalry Scouts function as the eyes and ears of the Army on the conventional battlefield, and now, a series brings light to their specialty.
Land Navigation is a critically necessary skill for all Army leadersTraining and Promotion
In a future near-peer conflict GPS may not be available. Expertise in Land Navigation will mean that our troops will still be able to find their way.
President Biden signs national defense budget for 2023On Duty
The NDAA will increase defense spending by $45 billion over what the president had proposed to a total of $847 billion.
The 7th Special Forces Group urgently needs a Child Development CenterSpecial Ops
Highly-trained operators shouldn’t have to leave the Army because the government is forcing them to choose between their children and the service.
Righting a historic wrong: Colonel Paris Davis should be awarded the Medal of HonorSpecial Ops
“He has shown as much cold courage as any human I’ve ever heard of,” Major Cole said about Paris Davis’ actions.