TITLE

Year in Review

PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Soldiers;Jan2006, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a chronology of events concerning the U.S. Army in 2005. On January 5, units and teams were deployed by the U.S. Army for the combined support force for the tsunami disaster-relief effort in South Asia. On January 12, a commemoration was held by Army officials at Anniston Army Depot for the production of the 1,000th Stryker vehicle. On February 8, The U.S. Army Safety Center was renamed the U.S. Army Combat Readiness Center by order of the secretary of the Army Francis J. Harvey.
ACCESSION #
22066628

 

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