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US Soldiers in Poland try out for sniper course in Benning

Story and photos by Spc. Andrew McNeil, 22nd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment BEMOWO PISKIE, Poland – In the world of horology, clocks and watches, the mechanism that tells the time is called a movement, but the added-on features of the time piece, like a chronograph (stopwatch) and date (simple calendar), are called “complications.” In the infantry, the infantrymen can be considered

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Fort Benning graduates first gender-integrated Infantry One Station Unit Training

(FORT BENNING, Ga.) – U.S. Army Infantry soldiers-in-training assigned to Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 19th Infantry Regiment, 198th Infantry Brigade, begin their first day of Infantry One Station Unit Training (OSUT) February 10, 2017, on Sand Hill.Some names obscured for personnel security. (Photo by Patrick A. Albright, Maneuver Center Photographer)

By Christopher J. Warner, Fort Benning Maneuver Center of Excellence Public Affairs / FORT BENNING, Ga. – Over the last 18-months, the U.S. Army at Fort Benning has trained and graduated its first female Ranger course students, its first female Armor officers, and on Friday the Army graduated its first gender-integrated Infantry One Station Unit Training (OSUT). After 14 challenging weeks of learning

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75th Ranger Regiment takes top honors at 2017 Best Ranger Competition

Capt. Michael Rose and Master Sgt. Josh Horsager (pictured center) won the 2017 Best Ranger Competition and display the iconic Colt .45, (M1911) pistol during the award ceremony April 10, 2017 in Marshall Auditorium on Fort Benning. (Photos by: Markeith Horace/MCoE Photographer)

By Keith Boydson, Maneuver Center of Excellence Public Affairs / FORT BENNING, Ga. – After enduring and conquering three-days of intense and grueling competition, the 75th Ranger Regiment team of Capt. Michael Rose and Master Sgt. Josh Horsager captured the 2017 Best Ranger title April 9 over 52 other elite Ranger teams. The team maintained the number one ranking going

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