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Unarmed Army Ranger confronts a shotgun-wielding robber during Sunday brunch

Staff Sgt. Russell Ruth was hungry one Sunday morning in 2019, so he went to his usual spot, across the street from his Savannah, Georgia, home, to meet some friends for his go-to brunch order — bacon, eggs and grits. After enlisting out of high school in 2011, Ruth had spent the past eight years [...]

April 11th, 2021 | Posted in Army | Read More »

Retired Army Ranger trades jungles of Vietnam for golf at Eagle Landing

OAKLEAF – A hero walks among us. Clay County resident William Smith is a remarkable American. The retired U.S. Army Command Sergeant Major is a decorated veteran and a member of the U.S. Army Ranger Hall of Fame. Earning the distinction is challenging enough in itself, but surviving multiple combat deployments, injuries, serving 25 years [...]

April 7th, 2021 | Posted in Army | Read More »

San Antonio man, 28, died during training incident at Army Ranger School in Florida, officials say

A 28-year-old San Antonio man died during a training incident at the Army’s Ranger School in Florida, according to the Airborne and Ranger Training Brigade. Spc. James A. Requenez was a student at the 6th Ranger Training Battalion and died during the “swamp phase” of training, according to the ARTB. He was taken to Eglin [...]

April 3rd, 2021 | Posted in Army | Read More »

Fort McCoy celebrates Women’s History Month with female Army Ranger

Silvia Reich, 8, spends time in the igloo she and her brother, Eli, 10, built in the backyard of their home in the town of Shelby, by making a pile of snow and hallowing it out. “It’s always warmer in here than outside,” said Reich. Article source: https://lacrossetribune.com/news/local/fort-mccoy-celebrates-womens-history-month-with-female-army-ranger/article_d252ef5d-9d85-5174-a4e8-fe4a88c3116e.html

March 30th, 2021 | Posted in Army | Read More »

Army announces Special Ops Army Ranger Regiment

We use some essential cookies to make this website work. We’d like to set additional cookies to understand how you use GOV.UK, remember your settings and improve government services. We also use cookies set by other sites to help us deliver content from their services. Article source: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/army-announces-special-ops-army-ranger-regiment

March 26th, 2021 | Posted in Army | Read More »

UK looks to new ‘Ranger’ regiment to tackle emerging conflicts

Gain a global perspective on the US and go beyond with curated news and analysis from 600 journalists in 50+ countries covering politics, business, innovation, trends and more. Article source: https://www.ft.com/content/37611dfc-265e-4654-ac5b-c6fdfda9bedf

March 22nd, 2021 | Posted in Army | Read More »

Ranger Unit Ministry Teams Conduct Intensive Training to Ensure Mission Readiness

1 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Ranger Unit Ministry Teams from the 75th Ranger Regiment recently conducted mountaineering training at Eagle Peak in Mt. Rainer National Park. (Photo Credit: 75th Ranger Regiment Unit Ministry Team) VIEW ORIGINAL 2 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – CH (LTC) J.P. Smith, and SFC [...]

March 18th, 2021 | Posted in Army | Read More »

U.S. Has 1,000 More Troops in Afghanistan Than It Disclosed

So, officially, the Pentagon insists that troop numbers are lower. “We are still at 2,500” in Afghanistan, Maj. Rob Lodewick, a Pentagon spokesman, said in an email to The New York Times on Friday. What U.S. forces remain in Afghanistan are stationed at roughly a dozen bases and consist mostly of Special Operations troops advising [...]

March 14th, 2021 | Posted in Army | Read More »

Rare look at the most secretive and hidden special ops unit

Since the 1980s a small and largely unknown Army Special Operations unit has worked in the shadows, quietly developing a reputation for being able to punch far above their weight class. While task organized into small reconnaissance teams, they have been deployed as singletons or in pairs all over the world during the Global War [...]

March 10th, 2021 | Posted in Army | Read More »

Rare look at the most secretive and hidden special ops unit

Since the 1980s a small and largely unknown Army Special Operations unit has worked in the shadows, quietly developing a reputation for being able to punch far above their weight class. While task organized into small reconnaissance teams, they have been deployed as singletons or in pairs all over the world during the Global War [...]

March 10th, 2021 | Posted in Army | Read More »

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