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9 edition of Home of the Infantry found in the catalog.

Home of the Infantry

The History of Fort Benning

by Peggy A. Stelpflug

  • 184 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Mercer University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military - United States,
  • United States - State & Local - South,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Fort Benning,
  • Fort Benning (Ga.),
  • Georgia,
  • Military bases,
  • United States Army Infantry School,
  • Military

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages567
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11223236M
    ISBN 100881460877
    ISBN 109780881460872

    Buy a cheap copy of On Infantry book by John A. English. Another volume in Praeger's The Military Profession series, this revised edition of the Praeger classic tells the story of infantry in the 20th century and its Free shipping over $ During World War II Fort Benning had , acres ( km²) with billeting space for 3, officers enlisted persons. Among many other units, Fort Benning was the home of the th Parachute Infantry Battalion, whose training began in December The unit's formation was an important milestone for black Americans, as was explored in the first narrative history of the.

    Title: Grunts Inside the American Infantry Combat Experience, World War II Through Iraq Author: John C. McManus Book Description: John C. McManus covers six decades of warfare in which the courage of American troops proved the crucial difference between victory and defeat. The 7th Infantry Division is an active duty infantry division of the United States Army based at Joint Base Lewis-McChord charged with sustaining the combat readiness of two Stryker brigade combat.

    Colonel, Infantry. May 1, FIRST EDITION May 1, INFANTRY IN BATTLE was prepared by the Military History and Publications Section of The Infantry School under the direc-tion of Colonel George C. Marshall. Major Edwin F. Harding planned the book and supervised the preparation and edit of the manuscript. Fort Benning remained the home of the new 2nd Infantry Division from to , where they were initially assigned the mission of a training division. In March the 2ID was designated as a Strategic Army Corps (STRAC) unit. Following this designation the Division became engaged in intensified combat training, tactical training, and field.


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