Tanks “Sherman Firefly” of the 1st Polish lancers of the Body.It was formed in the USSR by enterprises: the 6th cavalry Squadron, 5th cavalry regiment and 7th cavalry squadron. After the departure of the Polish army from the Soviet Union, he was included in the 2nd tank brigade ; then reformed in the 5th tank battalion and then the 1st armored cavalry regiment. In September 1942 sent to Iraq , where soldiers were trained prior to October 1943, After returning to Palestine, the regiment received Sherman tanks , and eventually fell in December 1943 in Egiptet . At that time, the regiment returned to its traditional name - 1 Pułk Ułanów Krechowieckich im. Pułkownika Bolesława Mościckiego

U.S. Soldiers from 2nd Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, dismount a Bradley Fighting Vehicle and advance on a target as Hungarian solders in BTR-80 Armored Personnel Carriers and dismounted Hungarian soldiers lay suppressive fire, during a NATO demonstration at the closing ceremony of Iron Sword 2014 in Pabrade, Lithuania, Nov. 13, 2014. More than 2,500 troops from nine NATO countries, including Canada, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Germany, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, the United States and the United Kingdom, participated in the two-week, multinational combined-arms exercise, aimed at enhancing interoperability and ensuring readiness to complete offensive and defensive operations. (Photo by Staff Sgt. Keith Anderson)


“Vietnam War, 1970: CBS camera rolls as platoon comes under fire”

In March of 1970, CBS News correspondent Richard Threlkeld was embedded with a platoon patrolling the jungles of Vietnam near Cambodia. The GI’s came under fire from North Vietnamese forces as Threlkeld’s crew documented the intense firefight. This original report aired on the “CBS Evening News” on March 27, 1970.

The unit being filmed is A-Troop, 1/9th Cav, 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile).


Dragoon Troopers assigned to Bull Troop, 1st Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment along with German Soldiers assigned to the 12th Armored Brigade and the 10th Panzer Division and Dutch Soldiers assigned to the 42nd Battle Group, conducting vehicle convoy operations and maneuvers during Operation Angry Lion at Bergen NATO Training Area, Germany, Feb. 3, 2015.