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Armor is a military news magazine covering the Navy and military. Founded in 1888, the U. S. Army Armor Center publishes this magazine annually. Article subjects include the military and Navy.

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Saint George epitomizes today's mounted combat arms leader.(COMMANDER'S HATCH)
November 1, 2007 ... The image of Saint George, the patron saint of Armor and Cavalry, is a powerful image that evokes a feeling of strength, courage, and honor. It was no accident that the Armor Association chose this icon to represent its Order of Saint George;...

New order of saint George Medallion for junior soldiers.(DRIVER'S SEAT)
November 1, 2007 ... In 1986, the Order of Saint George award program was developed to recognize outstanding armor leaders. Since the award's inception, only a limited number of Bronze Medallions have been awarded, in comparison to the thousands of eligible Armor...

Saint George: The Patron Saint of Armor.(Cover story)
November 1, 2007 ... SAINT GEORGE Not much is known of the life of Saint George. He was a Roman soldier, born around 280 A.D. in Cappodocia (Greece) to a rich and noble family. He was martyred for his Christian faith in the late 3d or early 4th century. He...

Stand and fight: lessons for the transition mission in Iraq.
November 1, 2007 ... In October 2006, sectarian violence in the northern Iraqi city of Balad escalated to new heights. Sunni farmers outside the city attempted, through a series of attacks, to block Shiite urbanites from Highway 1, the major route. During the...

Fuhren mit Auftrag--mission command.
November 1, 2007 ... Engaging in professional discussions with U.S. officers in due course inevitably leads to questions about mission command, "Fuhren mit Auftrag" or"Auftragstaktik," as we Germans once referred to it. (1) The common understanding is that there...