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US Military Special Operations

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Special operations in the US Military are usually low profile or covert operations carried out by highly-trained military personnel, who can easily adapt to difficult situations, operate in different environments, and use unconventional combat skills in achieving a mission.
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The 12th Ranger Infantry led by Lieutenant Ralph Puckett
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There is no "standard" knife used by any military personnel. There are basic guidelines by which soldiers may chose a knife to carry and use, provided primarily that knife is displayed on their service uniform. But the only knife regularly issued by the US military has been the Marine K-Bar for...
SF men wore their Green Beret in the field, from 1961 thru 1971. They had that option, and, of course, being "special" (and new in country), they, for the most part, probably all wore their "green beenie" (as some GIs used to refer to them) for a short while...later switching to standard uniforms of...
They are made of the same steel and have similar sheaths. The are roughly the same thickness but have slightly different blade shapes. The seal knife has a length of serrations and the tech bowie is straight edge. The tech bowie is also one quarter inch shorter. The handles are completely different,...
Ok .... as everone know it is a french name so u have to put it on perfectly ok... are u still reading this..... What You Do Is If You Have fringe put ur fringe forward and then put the beret on ur head like a cap then slide the top of the beret back and then ur done if it looks bad do it again and...
Genraly most Military experts and books say the British S.A.S & S.B.S are the best special forces in the world. It makes sence realy as the British S.A.S & S.B.S are the most copied Military in the world copied by 27 diffrent countries across the world, the majority of other special forces in the...
Entry level into the US military. The training is such, that a man would be at least 18 or 19, or older before he could even win the "beret." The process is long.
'Internet Ranger' is a term used to describe the posers and wannabes who falsely claim credentials they've never earned on various forums and chat rooms. In some cases, they may have actually been service members who hype themselves up to be more than what they really were, and, in some cases, they...
They wear gloves all round on missions. Not in bud/s- they just expect people to put up with the cold.
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the school is real self paced, it usually takes about a month and a half to complete
Ice-T did serve in the Army for four years, after graduating from high school. However, he was never in any unit of the 75th Ranger Regiment, and the line from "Law and Order: SVU" where his character presents himself as a former member of the Rangers who served in Somalia was not intended to be any...
It is interesting you mention this as actor John Wayne starred in  both Green Berets and The Fighting Seabees- about Navy Construction  Battalion men. I do not recall any Seabees in Green berets-  essentialy ground-combat with big mouth Wayne. The character Wayne  played in Fighting Seabees was...
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To serve in a Ranger Battalion, you must be RA - there are no Ranger units in the Guard or Reserve. As for going to the school and not being in a Ranger Batt., the same holds true - while it may technically be possible to be sent to Ranger School from an NG or AR unit, they don't get assigned the...
They do. technically the USMC is part of the Navy Department, as for many decades the Air Force was part of the Army ( no longer true=but look at the song!)
i domt think so at this age you can't join merchant navy
I was not an army ranger, i didnt have the balls to attenpt ranger school after airborne school and advanced infantry training, but if u can complete those two classes, serve a tour of duty, you will be ranger "qualified" but u wont be a ranger yet, you have to be selected
First line is ....Last name, first name and then middle name initial Second line is...the serial number of the person...if it starts with the letters US it means the person was drafted...if it starts with the letters RA it means the person enlisted and is part of the regular army...the first one or...
A high school diploma or equivalent is required to enter the US Army.
The U.S. Army have the U.S. Army Rangers and U.S. Army Special Forces more commonly know as the Green Berets and the U.S. Marine Corps have Recon Marines (split into Divison Recon and Force Recon), who are special forces-capable, and MARSOC, which is their contribution to SOCOM (Special Operations...
coveted sand color.In fact, during WW2 many SAS units wore the maroon ("red") beret of Airborne Forces (especially those operating in NW Europe after D-Day); the "sand" coloured beret tended to be worn by original SAS regts formed for operations in the Middle East ("The Desert War") and...
Employees and contractors of the Army as well as Soldiers  with access to Soldier health records are covered by the  law
yes they do and are very good at it, but green berets also do unconfentional warfare. That is where they will train different countries.
paygrade for E1 to E3 navy recruit for cpay in the military is the same for all branches and is based on rank and number of years server. however there are many conditions where extra is paied to a person such as sea pay, bah, bas, cola, separation pay, combat pay, perdium, dependent pay,fliegt deck...
The US Army will pay for you End of Term of Service (ETS) move, however they might only pay for you to go back to your Home of Record address and not a random place or the furthest place from your current location.
The Army Rangers are an elite regiment of Infantry, trained in more specialised roles than standard line infantry are.
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Advantage:You have less responsibility. Disadvantage: You do not become who you are.You have to follow the leaders' decision rather than yours
Annapolis, MD, typically referred to as the Mid-Atlantic Region.
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Both are elite forces, but Britain's SAS was the original special force. The Australian SASR is modeled after the British SAS, even sharing the same motto: "Who Dares Wins," but they also draw on the experience of WWII Australian special forces and commando's, particulary "Z Special Unit" also known...
Women are not allowed to be Navy SEALs
YES, he CAN (and WILL) be prosecuted. Look at the case of Ben-ami Kadish or Jonathan Pollard. You spy for a foreign power, whether they be friendly or not, you're eligible for prosecution, whether or not a memorandum of understanding exists between the two countries.
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No. SEALs are the worlds most elite fighting special operations  unit on the planet. they fall in line with the tier 1 special  operations groups (NSWDG, SAS, 1-SFOD, SASR) ext. the Navy SEALs  have the worlds toughest training process. it starts at the Naval  special warfare prep school in...
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Belford is an accredited high school so the US army should not refuse to accept it. May be you have failed some other criteria to join the forces?
know body knows but in each training 16 out of 86 people make it
Issued by the US Army (purchased in the clothing sales department actually); authorized by President Kennedy. During the Viet War ONLY THE GREEN BERET were authorized the beret. Today everybody can wear them, in different colors too.
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There is a policy that gives Commanders the right to do what is in the best interest of their unit and the mission. Sometimes that involves making difficult choices. I served in the Army for more than twenty five years. I always tried to do the best to support approved leaves (both individual and...
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About 90%. Source: SEAL team 6 (documentary)
Sure. Major League baseball, as well as minor league baseball were in full operation during World Way II, although many players were involved in the service during that time.
The little Viet Boy that Jim Hutton's character Peterson adopted in the movie was Hamchuk(Some refer to him as Ham Chunk or Ham Chuk) But his real name is Craig Jue.
Don't know about the single most famous, but Larry Thorne (born Lori Tuorni) is one who comes to mind. Born in Finland, he was a veteran of the Winter War and Second World War, and was one of the first Green Berets. He was killed in Vietnam in a helicopter crash.
You either enlist under an RIP (Ranger Indoctrination Programme) contract, or you get your Ranger tab while you're in, and request reassignment to a Ranger battalion.
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First you have to enlist in the army with one of the following mos' (mission occupation specialty) "job" 11 (infantry) 18 (special forces) 17 (cavalry scout). Your unit must be in demand of snipers and willing to send you to the army sniper course (5 weeks in length). Of course you must show your...
Depending on what special force you want to join, the training will always be very different because they all specialize in different ways of fighting. Keep in mind that any special force will all push you to and beyond your physical limits, as well as your mental limits. I'll add info about...
The process of becoming a Special Forces soldier is a lengthy one. The following is a condensed answer. A soldier must first be selected to train. This is done during the first phase of training known as Special Forces Assessment and Selection (SFAS).If a soldier is selected he chooses a language to...
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  == Answer ==   The 4th Ranger Battalion was de-activated at Camp Butner, North Carolina, October 24, 1944. The 1st Special Service Force was de-activated in France, December 5, 1944.
There is no age limit. As soon as you join, you can volunteer.
A British citizen can join the US Army, and a British soldier might be attached temporarily to a US unit, or sent to a US training/instructional programme, but they won't be able to be in both services simultaneously.
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In 1962, during the Vietnam war, fighting the NVA (north Vietnamese army) became to difficult with the average "Grunts" of the military, and John F Kennedy formed the elite force, the NAVY SEALS. (Sea Air and Land) and the most elite branch of the US Military.
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In the British army you ask for a course which is 9-8 weeks long depending where you do it. 1 week of lectures ( history ) tailoring your rifle and your Gillie suit fitness, 2nd week short 0-300 to mid 300-600 range shooting and test 3rd week long shoot and test 600-1100 4-8 week is exercises and...
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Proxy wars were a big part of the Cold War. The United States and Soviet Union hosted a number of them throughout the world in order to vie for influence in these regions, and prevent the other side from gaining influence.In the case of El Salvador, Reagan did not support a rebellion but a...
Television let Americans back at home see what the war was really like. For example, President Johnson was telling the people of America that we were winning - when we were not. For the first time, television let Americans know the truth. Everyday people saw pictures and video of POWs (prisoners of...
Yes. I got a verbal thrashing from my boss. But that's a part of life. Just like hanging out with friends,like making a new girl friend , cooking for the first time. When we have all these ups, u gotta have some downs too otherwise life would be too boring.
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The US did not have a Navy in 1685.
A unit officer(from the Special Operations unit) will go to the Join Forces commander and explain his units capabilities and why they can be of importance to the commander, and to the operation.
They were the insignia of Task Force 116, Gamewardens of Viet Nam.  A lot of the original badges were metal, but eventually, South  Vietnamese tailors created a cloth patch with gold bullion thread  that we preferred.
Not at all. Women arent allowed in combat in most military units. The Navy SEALs is a special group and has a reputation based from their history of being men only.
Yes. A Navy Seal was attached to the SBS patrol present at the Qala-i-jangh uprising in Afghanistan.Special Forces of the UK & US engage in regular joint training, and personnel exchanges are commonplace - certainly, in the 1970s there were numerous SEALs at the SBS base in Poole, Dorset: I met...
  No. You must get your ADD or ADHD under control enough to pass an exam with a doctor/psychologist, and you must be off ADD/ADHD medication for at least 6 months before you can join the navy. BTW, you cannot have the interview with the doctor/psychologist until you have been off your medication...