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    • Young leader grows up.

    • Gandy, James T.
    • It was August 1990 and a young, newly promoted Sergeant had just volunteered for combat duty in Iraq. This was not an unusual thing to do at the time except he was in his first year of marriage. I was not looking to hurt his family or break his...
    • You can’t count to five.

    • Cannon, Cregg
    • Military cadences are a rich part of our great military history. Numerous cadences sung today do not promote that rich heritage. Military cadences should promote pride and esprit de corps in soldiers and units. Military cadences should promote good...
    • Yom Kippur: deception in warfare.

    • O’Neal
    • Handel (1989) stated that deception is an attempt to manipulate an adversary’s perceptions in order to gain a competitive edge. History has shown that inferior forces can gain both tactical and strategic advantage through the proper use of...
    • Years of NCO experience.

    • Gunter Sr., Vincent T.
    • My Noncommissioned Officer started with knows what an NCO is. They are is a leaders with leadership as defined in FM 22-100 “Leadership is influencing people—by providing purpose, direction, and motivation—while operating to accomplish the mission...
    • Year of the police.

    • Lemon III, James R.
    • This personal experience paper is about the daily struggles associated with transitioning Iraqi National Police to self-reliance and developing relationships between coalition forces, the Iraqi Army and other security forces in Baghdad, Iraq....
    • Year at prison.

    • Arrington, Jody L.
    • This paper describes some of the key events and lessons learned during my deployment to the Abu Grahib Internment Facility, during Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIP) ill. It will take you through the chronological order of the deployment. I will discuss...
    • Yank with the Royal Marines.

    • Butler, John D.
    • During the first Gulf War of 1991, I was a communication sergeant with the 3d Special Forces Group. After the ground campaign began, I was assigned to the British Unit of Royal Marines from the Special Boat Squadron and the Special Air Service of...
    • Wrong recruiting policy of Slovack Army.

    • Koniar, Martin
    • The Slovak Army has recently become a professional Army. We have started recruiting our professional Soldiers. In this paper I tried to describe Slovakian recruiting policy, which for me seems to be an ethical problem. Even though we have a...
    • Wounded warriors.

    • Dudley Jr., Timothy
    • The war on terror has raged on for six years now with no end in sight. Technology and training has reduced the number of casualties, but increased the number of wounded. The current medical and benefits system was not designed for the large amount...
    • World War II, the European theater.

    • Brown II, Vernon C.
    • Thesis Statement: Throughout World War II, the effects of weather and terrain contributed greatly to the success and or failure of combat operations of both the United States and her Allies and the German Army during combat operations. Abstract:...
    • World War II NCO contributions.

    • Fancher, Stacey Jo
    • As an NCO, The path has been paved for me and many others due to the contributions of our past NCOs. From the inception of our Army, there are many time periods that stand out and for me I look at the WWII era which showed great determination and...
    • World War II and the Noncommissioned Officer.

    • Smith, Julius K.
    • World War II is an event in history when the Noncommissioned Officer made significant advances with contributions to the United States military's efforts. In this document I will present event leading up to the war and the conflict and the role of...
    • World War I.

    • Martin, Scott
    • World War I, also known as the First World War, the Great War, the War of the Nations and the War to End All Wars, was a world conflict occurring from 1914 to 1919. The Allies on one side and the Central Powers on the other fought the war. No...
    • World War I Era NCO- events in NCO History.

    • Massey, Mike
    • World War I marked significant changes to assigning and developing noncommissioned officers (NCOs). Let's look at the events leading up to the provision allowing NCOs to transfer between units and still retain their rank. Further, let's consider...


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