TITLE

Heros With Bulldozers

AUTHOR(S)
Peters, Ralph
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Engineer;Jan-Mar2006, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "Heroes with Bulldozer," by Mr. Ralph Peters, which appeared in the January 20, 2006 issue of the New York Post. The men and women in uniform that had served both in Afghanistan and in Iraq are welcomed back home after working hard to incorporate combat lessons-learned into doctrine and training young soldiers, leading them for the next Mideast tours. The army combat engineers have done a great job with their work in rebuilding Iraq.
ACCESSION #
20633620

 

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