Clear The Way

McCoy, William H.
October 2006
Engineer;Oct-Dec2006, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p2
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the effectiveness and commitment of the U.S. Army engineers. He also acknowledges the commitment, selfless service and sacrifice of U.S. soldiers and civilians during global war on terrorism, one the most challenging times of the U.S. history. He views that U.S. military engineers are capable of multiple deployments for Active Army, Reserve, and National Guard Forces. According to him, this shows their innovative approach and flexibility of the total teams.


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