17th Infantry Regiment

MRAP guide

Staff Sgt. Nicholas Amsberry, an infantryman with Headquarters and Headquarters Company of the 1st Battalion, 17th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division, ground guides a Mine Resistant Ambush Protected all- terrain vehicle in the unit’s tactical assembly area during Operation Buffalo Thunder II in the district of Shorabak, Afghanistan, June 28, 2012. Amsberry is a native of Mesa, Ariz.

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Improvised armored car on the basis of “jeep”. The engine was moved to rear part, and to his former place did the fighting compartment. Also adds two 7.62-mm machine gun and recoilless rifles.

This machine belonged to the 17th infantry regiment and was used in Korea in 1952 year.


The battle of Prague was an engagement during the Seven Years’ war in which Prussia won but suffered severe losses and attempted to lay siege to the city of Prague.

The first image represents a fight between the Prussian 6th Hussars and the Austrian 6th Cuirassiers.

The second image depicts the death of Kurt Christoph, Graf von Scwerin, one of the leading commanders under Frederick the Great.

The third image shows a skirmish between the Prussian 1st infantry regiment and the Austrian 17th infantry regiment.

All three works are painted by G. Dorn.