Latest "ranger" stories
“I’ve served in the best units in the Army," Chaplain (Maj.) Charlie Shields said. "But I told my wife, I think I’m prouder of the fact that my son is a second-generation Ranger than of anything I did.”
By Harm Venhuizen
Capt. Hilary Thomas and 1st Lt. Alyvia Orsini, both with the 21st Brigade, 3rd Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, will comprise the first all-female team of combat engineers to participate in the three-day competition.
By Dylan Gresik
The Army Ranger Course is one of the most challenging leadership courses offered by the Army, and focuses on small-unit tactics and combat leadership. Approximately half of those who attend Ranger School, which involves three phases of training, pass requirements to graduate.
The new MK48 MOD 2 is chambered in the 6.5 Creedmoor, which might increase accuracy and reduce recoil.
By Shawn Snow