qAlong the Tigrisq tells the story of 16, 000 soldiers in combat, from the training grounds of Fort Campbell, through the toughest battles in the blitz of Baghdad to the Nineveh province, where the 101st Airborne Division anchored for eight months after the overthrow of Saddam Hussein. Without precedent or a plan, the division sketched the blueprint to win the peace as they went - rebuilding schools and health clinics, reestablishing the local infrastructure, standing up city governments and building trust with the local people. qAlong the Tigrisq gets beyond the headlines, telling the true story of the Army's most storied division in the Iraq war.The 101st Airborne Division in Operation Iraqi Freedom : February 2003 to March 2004 Thomas L. Day. become ... The new job didna#39;t come with a manual either. He knew ... Laufenburg would wear the Screaming Eagle patch for the third time, serving with the 101st as a captain and a major in two different tours. His bossanbsp;...
|Title||:||Along the Tigris|
|Author||:||Thomas L. Day|
|Publisher||:||Schiffer Pub Limited - 2007-01-01|