TITLE

Major Equipment

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Soldiers;Jan2005, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features listings of major military weapons, equipments, vehicles, aircrafts, and ships used by the U.S. Army.
ACCESSION #
16574841

 

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