Maj. Gen. James L. Hodge, CASCOM and Fort Lee commanding general, hands the Ordnance School guidon to Col. Edward M. Daly, incoming Ordnance School commandant and Ordnance Corps Chief of Ordnance, during an assumption of command ceremony at Whittington Parade Field June 12.
U.S. Army Ordnance Corps Regimental Command Sgt. Maj. Sultan A. Muhammad discusses challenges ordnance soldiers face in the modern Army, during a visit to Fort Carson, Colo., Feb. 9, 2012. Muhammad told the soldiers they must take initiative and prove themselves competent, well-rounded professionals to succeed in today's Army
TEAMWORK -- Members of 3rd Platoon, Alpha Battery, 1st Battalion, 77th Field Artillery Regiment, 172nd Infantry Brigade, work at dislodging their M-777 155mm howitzer from the three-foot deep hole it dug its spades into after firing several rocket-assisted projectiles, Sept. 4. The huge weapon weighs 9,000 pounds and can launch projectiles over 30 kilometers. Photo by Spc. Ken Scar
Gun one, occupied by a gun line team from 2nd platoon, Alpha Battery, 2nd Battalion, 32nd Field Artillery, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division, fires a 155mm M777 Lightweight Howitzer during a live fire exercise at training range 52 on Fort Riley, Kan., Jan. 23. The 2-32 FA is the first battalion in the 1st Infantry Division to fire the M777 on Fort Riley. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Gene A. Arnold, 4IBCT PAO
he U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit, in conjunction with the Maneuver Center of Excellence and Fort Benning, will host the 2012 U.S. All-Army Small Arms Championships March 1-10. The “All-Army” competition is open to all Soldiers of any rank in the entire Army formation, including West Point and college ROTC cadets, Army Reservists and National Guardsmen.