TITLE

Going for the Gold in Germany

AUTHOR(S)
Caldwell, Jacob
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Soldiers;Nov2006, Vol. 61 Issue 11, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the 1st Squadron, 91st Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team of the U.S. Army based in Italy has participated in the qualification tests for the German army's Schuetzenschnur and Leistungsabzeichen badges. Soldiers will be awarded with the Schuerzenschnur badge when they passed the tests using German weapons.
ACCESSION #
23293564

 

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