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  United States Army - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Continental Army was formed on June 14, 1775, before the establishment of the United States, to meet the demands of the American Revolutionary War.
The Army of the United States was re-established for the Korean War and Vietnam War and was demobilized upon the suspension of the draft.
The civilian executive is the Secretary of the Army who heads the United States Department of the Army, formerly called the Secretary of War who headed the United States Department of War or the War Office for short, at the founding of the Republic.
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 United States Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-19)
The United States may be regarded as an example of a constitutional republic or as a liberal democracy, with a government composed of and operating through a set of limited powers imposed by its design and enumerated in that design or Constitution of the United States of America.
The United States does not have an official language at federal level; nevertheless, English is the first and/or only language of the overwhelming majority of the population and serves as the de facto official language: English is the language used for legislation, regulations, executive orders, treaties, federal court rulings, and all other official pronouncements.
Spanish follows English as the second-most spoken language in the United States, primarily due to the influence of recent Latin American immigrants and the fact that almost a fifth of its continental territory was originally part of Mexico, and it is a primary spoken language in some areas of the Southwest.
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 Federal Government of the United States - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-19)
The legislative branch consists of the United States Congress, while the Supreme Court of the United States is the head of the judicial branch.
The United States Department of Justice represents the U.S. government in legal matters and courts of law, and renders legal advice and opinions upon request to the president and to the heads of the executive departments.
The United States courts of appeals are "appellate courts" that hear appeals of cases decided by the district courts.
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 Encyclopedia: United States dollar
The United States Department of the Treasury is a Cabinet department, a treasury, of the United States government established by an Act of U.S. Congress in 1789 to manage the revenue of the United States government.
The United States Mint also produces gold and platinum bullion coins, called "American Eagles", all of which are legal tender though their use in everyday transactions is virtually non-existent.
The first dollar coins issued by the United States mint were of the same size and composition as the Spanish dollar and even after the American Revolutionary War the Spanish and U.S. silver dollars circulated side by side in the United States.
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 United States Military Academy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The United States Military Academy, also known simply as West Point and USMA, is a U.S. military academy and former Army fort.
Following the Air Force Academy sexual assault scandal and due to concern with sexual assault in the U.S. military the Department of Defense was required to establish a task force to investigate sexual harassment and assault at the United States military academies in the law funding the military for fiscal 2004.
Army's football team at one time was considered a top tier college program, reaching its pinnacle under coach Earl Blaik when Army won consecutive national championships in 1944 and 1945 as well as produced three Heisman trophy winning players; Doc Blanchard in 1945, Glenn Davis in 1946 and Pete Dawkins in 1958.
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 United States Army - dKosopedia
The Army National Guard is distinct from the Army Reserves, a separate organization of part-time soldiers with similar training requirements in peacetime who are not under the command of state governors and are more closely integrated with the regular active duty Army.
Army National Guard units are subject to command by the Governor of their state in peacetime (typically to respond to natural disasters and riots), and can be called into national service in times of war.
In the United States, heavy military equipment is typically moved by rail, but in Europe and much of the rest of the world, rail bridges are not strong enough to support a train laden with heavy military equipment, and narrow roads and weak road bridges often make overland movement of heavy military equipment difficult.
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 United States Army Reserve
We are an Army Reserve serving an Army and a Nation at war.
Army Reserve Soldiers are either deployed, preparing to deploy, or returning from deployment…our Soldiers know that their service involves sacrifice.
Boots on the Ground highlights the contributions and achievements of Army Reserve Soldiers.
www.armyreserve.army.mil /usar/home   (174 words)

  
 US Army
The United States Army Reserves is a division of the United States Army and in turn, a very vital part of this organization.
Reorganization called for the Army Reserve and the Army National Guard to provide "supplemental forces to the active Army." (USAR 2) The Army Reserve was once again reorganized between 1967 and 1968 due to a number of problems that occurred during the Berlin Crisis of 1961.
Even though the Army had spent a huge amount of money and time in the National Training Center it was realized that the information and lessons that were taking place at the center were not being transported to places such as the Mojave Desert where it would need to be deployed.
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 ipedia.com: United States Army Corps of Engineers Article
The United States Military Academy was under the direction of the Corps of Engineers until 1866.
As commander of the US Army Corps of Engineers, the Chief of Engineers leads a major Army command that is the world's largest public engineering, design and construction management agency.
Divisions and districts are defined by watershed boundaries, not by states.
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 Army
Your Army training was diverse, to encompass all the situations that you were likely to face.
Sean Fawell began his Army enlistment in 1978 and was assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division for three years as a medic in a recon unit.
Deputy Wedemeyer separated from the regular army in 1992, however he remains with the United States Army Reserves.
www.cocosheriff.org /recruiting/military/army.htm   (640 words)

  
 Dwight David Eisenhower
An obscure Army officer in 1940, he was internationally known four years later as the Supreme Allied Commander who was leading the Allied armies, navies, and air forces in the crusade in Europe.
The eventual consequence of Eisenhower's attendance at the Army's senior military schools was a posting to the War Department in the early 1930s, the first of a series of high-level assignments that accustomed him to dealing with issues of Army-wide significance.
The United States was already supplying Great Britain's needs, and to conduct the buildup there for the attack involved the minimum additional demands for shipping and escort vessels.
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 Military Science
Army ROTC is traditionally a four-year program, which consists of a two-year Basic Course and a two-year Advanced Course; both include a leadership laboratory.
Enrollment in the Basic Course is reserved for freshman and sophomore students who are (1) citizens of the United States, (2) not less than 17 years of age, (3) enrolled as full-time (twelve semester hours) students.
Successful completion of the Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps Program and degree requirements in any major field of study are preliminary qualifications for commissioning as Second Lieutenants (2LT) in the United States Army or in the United States Army Reserve Forces.
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 Goodbye   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-19)
Sergeant Catalin Dan Dima of the United States Army Reserves and a resident of White Lake succumbed to wounds inflicted during a mortar attack at Camp Victory, near Baghdad, on November 13.
At the age of 33, with a wife and three infants, he chose to sign up for the United States Army Reserves a month after the September 11 attacks.
United States Congressman Maurice Hinchey spoke at the funeral service at the White Lake Reformed Presbyterian Church Tuesday.
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 Cavett & Abbott PLLC
Abbott is a 1988 graduate of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
He was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant into the United States Army Reserves upon his graduation and served in the Army Reserves for 8 years.
Abbott graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Law in December of 1991 and began his practice of law in Chattanooga in the spring of 1992.
www.cavett-abbott.com /profiles/1053276a.htm   (312 words)

  
 GoArmy.com > Army Reserve > Overview
The Army Reserve offers great benefits, the ability for you to serve close to home and a wide-array of relevant jobs.
The Army Reserve is critical to the overall mission of the Army and is over 200,000 Soldiers strong.
The Army Reserve is a critical component of the Army.
www.goarmyreserve.com   (227 words)

  
 Handbook of Texas Online: RUDDER, JAMES EARL
After graduation he was commissioned a second lieutenant of infantry in the United States Army Reserves.
By the end of the war he was a full colonel and was promoted to brigadier general of the United States Army Reserves in 1954 and major general in 1957.
He also oversaw the proper leasing of state lands by employing more field inspectors for oil and gas sites and adding a seismic exploration staff.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/RR/fru6.html   (597 words)

  
 MVSU Academics - Army ROTC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-19)
The Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) Program is a four-year program that consists of two phases of instructions: the Basic Course (freshman and sophomore classes) and the Advanced Course (junior and senior classes).
All students completing the four-year or the two-year Army ROTC Program MUST receive their academic degree at the same time they receive their commission as Army Officers in either the Active Army or the Army Reserve or National Guard.
Students enrolled in the Advanced Course who are interested in participating in the SMP program must do so with the permission of the Commander of their Army Reserve or Army National Guard unit which they are assigned and the Professor of Military Science.
www.mvsu.edu /Academics/prof_studies/arotc.html   (795 words)

  
 051104bCAl U and Frazier High School Graduate Earlglenn Bowser Commissioned as Second Leiutenant
Matthew Maletestinic, United States Army Reserves Quartermaster, delivered the Execution of the Oath of Office while 1Lt.
Christopher P. Siget, United States Field Artillery, handled the presentation of the Commissioning Certificate Oath.
The 1005th was dissolved and Earl was placed into the 23rd AG Postal unit in Pittsburgh, PA from November 1993 to April 1994.
www.cup.edu /2004/may/051104b.html   (874 words)

  
 PV2 Douglas Razo - United States Army Reserves
On the left brick column framing the door of the Moore's north Texas home proudly hangs the United States flag, and in the sitting room window, a Service Star Banner with three stars, both in tribute of family members serving in the United States military during wartime.
Eighteen-year-old son, Doug, serves in the U.S. Army Reserves.
Before finding out if the United States would enter a war against terrorism, Doug signed up for the Army Reserves on that fateful day in February when Collin Powell spoke to the UN Security Council.
www.dougrazo.com   (380 words)

  
 Granado
I left active duty in 1984 and joined the United States Army Reserves.
I continue to serve in the United States Army Reserves and I was promoted to the rank of Master Sergeant (E-8) this past year.
I am a testament to the values, discipline, and patriotism the military experience offers young people and know that this is a viable option for some students.
www.hebisd.edu /veterans/granado.html   (286 words)

  
 Assistant Adjutant General of the Louisiana Army National Guard-The Louisiana National Guard
The General began his military career as an enlisted soldier, United States Army Reserves, in 1968 and subsequently received a direct appointment to Second Lieutenant, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, in 1971.
He later joined the Louisiana Army National Guard and was commissioned as a First Lieutenant, Judge Advocate General Corps.
During the Southwest Asia Cease Fire Campaign, he participated with the 377th Theater Area Command, United States Army Reserves in an ODT to Saudi Arabia and Kuwait.
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 PV2 Douglas Razo - United States Army Reserves
We were unsure if we could manage the trip to Kentucky due to the overwhelming amount of pain I was experiencing, but ventured out with the sense of 'however long it takes, no matter how many stops to rest'.
He stated that he had some free time and wondered if we could try to make it back to see him before he had to check in.
Crazily, we drove the short distance back to the base, but were delayed when our SUV was randomly selected for a thorough search by the MP's.
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 Sikhs in the United States Armed Forces, Army Reserves, Military Academy, Air Force
New regulations adopted in July 1999 denied previously granted exemption that permitted the wearing of a turban while in uniform.
Two practicing Sikh colonels in the United States Army.
Sikhs in the United States Military and the Congress
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 United States Reserves
In addition to spending three years in the active army's 101st Airborne Division, I've also spent over 18 years in the United States Army Reserve.
I have taken the flag I have in my hand all over the world and the United States with me until my father-in-law's death.
He was a veteran of WWII and I felt it fitting that I pass onto him for his travels in the afterlife.
www.oswego.edu /~dykes/reserves.htm   (183 words)

  
 BankNewport - Our News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-19)
The cookies were sent to United States Army Reserves LTC Denise L. Boudreau, commander of the 408th Personnel Services Battalion, whose mission is to manage and control all postal operations in Kuwait.
Of the 326 boxes of cookies sold by Samantha during the cookie drive, 55 boxes were sold to be specifically sent to Kuwait for the troops to enjoy!
Samantha’s family along with employees from BankNewport, where Samantha’s mother is a certified teller/customer service representative, supported her quest to send cookies to United States Army Reserves Lieutenant Colonel Denise L. Boudreau, a Warren resident and an employee of the United States Postal Service.
www.bankofnewport.com /common/bristolbrownie.html   (439 words)

  
 2000 CISM Wrestling Championships - Day 3
The largest teams; Turkey, China and The United States consisted of eight wrestlers.
Eric Albarracin, who westles in the 54-kilogram weight class for the United States Team.
Major General James Lovelace, the Chief of United States Delegation and Commanding General of U.S. Army Alaska said the bonds between national champions is important and we are seeing more Olympic caliber athletes competing all the time and that is important.
www.defenselink.mil /armedforcessports/archive/wrestday3.html   (310 words)

  
 Kentucky: Lieutenant Governor Steve Pence - army   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-19)
Frankfort, KY: Lieutenant Governor Steve Pence has been recently promoted to the rank of colonel (O-6) by the United States Army Reserves Judge Advocate General Corps (JAG).
Colonel Pence serves as a military judge with the 150 LSO in Washington, D.C. ‘It is true today as it was twenty-three years ago; I am proud to be a soldier of the United States military,” said Lieutenant Governor Pence.
Pence joined the U.S. Army JAG Corps in 1982 and served on active duty until 1987.
ltgovernor.ky.gov /army.htm   (150 words)

  
 Edward Madison Hall, Jr., Colonel, United States Army   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-19)
Edward Madison Hall, Jr., Colonel, United States Army
Colonel Hall retired from the Federal Trade Commission in 1973 as Chief of the Bureau of Trade, Practice, Rules and Regulations and the United States Army Reserves in 1969.
Church services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, February 6 in the Old Post Chapel at Ft. Myer to be followed by interment services with Full Military Honors at Arlington National Cemetery, where he will be laid to rest joining his beloved wife, Bruce Gouldman Hall.
www.arlingtoncemetery.net /emhall.htm   (119 words)

  
 Photo Gallery - Trooper Investigates Cash Found in Iraq/040504
Corporal Erik C. Gonzalez, Troop B - Ocala, served as a Captain in the United States Army Reserves, 307th Military Police Detachment, Criminal Investigation Division (C.I.D.), stationed in Camp AriFjan, Kuwait and deployed in Iraq.
His unit was responsible for investigating all felonies involving United States Army interests which included mass graves found and U.S. combat deaths and any other felonies brought to his attention.
The FHP is proud of Corporal Gonzalez' service with the United States military and we are extremely thankful for his safe return to duty in Troop B - Ocala.
www.fhp.state.fl.us /PhotoGallery/PG040604.htm   (269 words)

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