Soldiers Magazine

Monthly magazine provides news and information about Army operations and policies

Articles from Vol. 60, No. 1, January

Army Careers
The Army's military occupational specialties are divided into broad categories that include the enlisted career-management fields, warrant officer brances and officer career branches, plus officer and medical functional areas. As the Army changes,...
Army Websites: Some Sites Require PIN, Password or Additional Navigation for Full Access
THE following Web sites offer access to personnel data and information about programs and services available to active-duty and reserve-component Soldiers, both at home duty stations and where they are deployed. https://www.us.army.mil --Army...
Department of the Army: Washington DC 20310-0200
This past year has been a challenging one for our Army. We have continued our prominent role in the ongoing War on Terror by participating in combat operations, defending our homeland, and carrying out numerous other missions at home and overseas....
Major Equipment
* M-16 Rifle Type: Assault rifle Entered Army service: 1964 Variants: M-16A1/A2/A3 Specifications: Caliber: 5.56 mm Weight: 7.5 lbs Range: 800 m Rate of fire: variable, depending on rate selected [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED]...
Situation Report
Force Strength Active-Army Personnel 2004 494k 2003 494k 2002 485k * Information provided by DCSPER Demographics Unit. U.S. Army Civilians * 2004 201k 2003 197k 2002 199k * Appropriated-fund employees only. Location of the Force Continental...
This Is Our Army 2005
SOLDIERS is proud to present This Is Our Army 2005--a pictorial record of the world's greatest Army supporting a nation in the global war on terrorism. The photographers who share these images from the past year have captured for posterity what...
Year in Review: Information for This Chronology Was Taken from Soldiers Magazine, the Army News Service, the American Forces Press Service and Other Official News Sources
January 2004 Jan. 3 The U.S. Army All-American Bowl in Antonio, Texas, brings together the top 78 high school football players in the annual East vs. West all-star game sponsored by Army Accessions Command. Jan. 7 Officials announce that...