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  • Collection: The Ranger History Project

The Sapper tab is worn by those elite Soldiers that have passed the Sapper Leader Course. Sappers are combat engineers who advance to the front lines with infantry units. Find out what it's like being a Sapper, from the history to modern day. See…

The Mountain tab is worn by those Soldiers assigned to the elite Mountain units. These units specialize in fighting under harsh terrain and weather conditions. Find out what being part of a Mountain unit means to Soldiers. See what it takes to EARN…

The President's Hundred tab is worn by the elite Soldiers who qualify as one of the top 100 shooters in pistol and rifle marksmanship. Find out what it means to be an elite shooter in the Army. See what it takes to EARN THE PRESIDENT'S HUNDRED TAB at…

Extended Interview with a Company Commander in the 2nd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment at Fort Lewis, Washington in December, 1993.

Command Sergeant Major Rock Shiffer talks about the formation of the 2nd Battalion, 75th Infantry Regiment (Ranger), his company commander Captain (eventually Colonel) Robert Howard, his platoon commander Lieutenant (eventually General) John Abizaid,…

Interview with Lieutenant Colonel William Gore (1921-1996) about his involvement with Ranger units during the Korean War.

Excerpt from an interview with Master Sergeant (ret.) Taft Yates about combat operations with the 2nd Battalion, 75th Infantry Regiment (Ranger) during the invasion of Grenada.

Part 1, troops fight at Anzio. Part 2, Under Sec. of State Stettinius returns from London. Part 3, SPARS, WAVES, and WACS model uniforms. Shows Navy nurses on Guadalcanal. Part 4, shows a baby contest in California. Part 5, the Forest Service uses a…

Visits Fort Benning, GA, where selected officers and men are trained to develop their leadership skills to the ultimate degree, earning the coveted Ranger shoulder tab.

This is the story of the American Ranger--a long and colorful one of courage, daring and outstanding leadership. Filmed in the swamps of Florida and in the mountains of North Georgia, this episode in THE BIG PICTURE series shows how the Infantry,…

(Silent, Color) Ranger Combat Training School, Fort Shafter, Territory of Hawaii

Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Chief Signal Officer. (09/18/1947 - 02/28/1964)

ARC Identifier 17918 / Local Identifier 111-ADC-4116…

ARC Identifier 2569838 / Local Identifier 111-TV-630

Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. (ca. 1974 - 05/15/1984). Since pre-Revolutionary times, the U.S.…

Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. (ca. 1974 - 05/15/1984). Silent. ARVN soldiers under cover along wall of the French National Cemetery. ARVN soldiers make…

United States Army television program describing the activities of United States Army Ranger Training (mid to late 1950's).

US National Archives ARC Identifier 2569498 / Local Identifier 111-TV-228

Item from Record Group 111: Records of the…

An interview with Harry Permutter about his escape from an Italian POW Camp and involvement with Italian Partisans in Spring 1944.

From the archives of the Special Operations History Foundation: an interview with Command Sergeant Major (ret.) Rock Shiffer about the formation and early operations (1974-76) of the 2nd Battalion / 75th Ranger Regiment.

From the archives of the Special Operations History Foundation: an interview with Master Sergeant Clifford Lewis about life in the 75th Ranger Regiment in the early 1990's.
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