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U.S. 3rd Infantry Division
World War IChampagne-Marne Aisne-Marne St. Mihiel Meuse-ArgonneWorld War IIAlgeria-French Morocco Tunisia Sicily Naples-Foggia Anzio Rome-Arno Southern France Rhineland Ardennes-Alsace Central EuropeKorean War Persian Gulf WarBattle of Medina RidgeGlobal War on Terrorism Iraq
Iraq
War War in AfghanistanOperation Atlantic ResolveCommandersCurrent commander MG Leopoldo A. Quintas, Jr.[1]Notable commanders MG Tony Cucolo MG Joseph T. Dickman MG John P. Lucas MG Lucian Truscott LTG John W. O'Daniel LTG George M. Seignious GEN Robert B. AbramsInsignia Distinctive unit insignia
Distinctive unit insignia
of the division's headquarters battalionFlag[2]Shoulder sleeve insignia (1918–present)The 3rd Infantry Division (nicknamed "The Rock of the Marne)"[3] is an Infantry division of the United States Army
United States Army
based at Fort Stewart, Georgia
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Combat Service Identification Badge
The Combat Service Identification Badge
Combat Service Identification Badge
(CSIB) is a metallic heraldic device worn on the right side of the United States Army's Army Service Uniform that uniquely identifies a soldier's combat service with major U.S. Army formations.Contents1 Description 2 Wear 3 References 4 External linksDescription[edit] CSIB badge are silver or gold-colored metal and enamel devices that are 2 inches (5.08 cm) in height consisting of a design similar to the unit Shoulder Sleeve Insignia
Shoulder Sleeve Insignia
(SSI).[1] Wear[edit] The Combat Service Identification Badge
Combat Service Identification Badge
is worn on the lower right pocket for male soldiers and on the right side parallel to the waistline for female soldiers. Soldiers can wear the CSIB on the new blue Army Service Uniform, Class A and Class B
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XVIII Airborne Corps
World War IIBattle of the Bulge Western Allied invasion of GermanyPersian Gulf War Global War on TerrorismWar in Afghanistan Iraq
Iraq
War Operation Inherent ResolveWebsite https://www.army.mil/xviiicorpsCommandersCurrent commander LTG Paul J. LaCameraNotable commanders Matthew Ridgway John W. Leonard James J. Lindsay Thomas J. H. Trapnell William C. Westmoreland Henry E. Emerson Hugh SheltonInsigniaCombat service identification badgeDistinctive unit insigniaFlagBeret flashBackground trimmingU.S. Corps
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(United States) XIX Corps
Corps
(United States)The XVIII Airborne Corps
Corps
is a corps of the United States Army
United States Army
that has been in existence since 1942 and saw extensive service during World War II
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Tony Cucolo
Anthony A. "Tony" Cucolo (born August 22, 1957) is a retired United States Army Major General. He was notable for his service as the Army's Chief of Public Affairs, commander of the 3rd Infantry
Infantry
Division and Fort Stewart/Hunter Army Airfield, Georgia, and commandant of the Army War College at Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania.Contents1 Early life 2 Start of career 3 Career as general officer 4 Post-military career 5 Personal life 6 References 7 External linksEarly life[edit] Cucolo was born in Suffern, New York
Suffern, New York
on August 22, 1957.[1] Cucolo's grandfather, Anthony Sr. (1897-1983) was an immigrant from Italy
Italy
who rose from laborer to president of a half dozen companies involved in the construction business. The senior Anthony Cucolo also served as a captain in the U.S
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John P. Lucas
Major General John Porter Lucas (January 14, 1890 – December 24, 1949) was a senior officer of the United States
United States
Army who saw service in World War I
World War I
and World War II. He is most notable for being the commander of the U.S. VI Corps during the Battle of Anzio
Battle of Anzio
(Operation Shingle) in the Italian Campaign of World War II.Contents1 Early career 2 World War I 3 Inter-war period 4 World War II 5 Post-war service and death 6 Memorialization 7 Awards and decorations7.1 Decorations 7.2 Dates of rank8 Miscellany 9 Media depiction 10 See also 11 References 12 Further reading 13 External linksEarly career[edit] Lucas, a native of Kearneysville, Jefferson County, West Virginia, was a graduate of West Point, class of 1911. Commissioned as a cavalry officer on 13 June 1911, he transferred to the Field Artillery in 1920
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Lucian Truscott
General Lucian King Truscott Jr. (January 9, 1895 – September 12, 1965) was a highly decorated senior United States
United States
Army officer, who saw distinguished active service during World War II. Between 1943–45, he successively commanded the 3rd Infantry Division, VI Corps, Fifteenth Army and Fifth Army. He was, along with Alexander Patch and James Van Fleet, among the few U.S. Army officers to command a division, a corps, and a field army on active service during the war.Contents1 Biography1.1 Early life and military career 1.2 World War II 1.3 Post-war era 1.4 Central Intelligence Agency 1.5 Death and legacy2 Personality 3 In popular culture 4 Decorations and medals 5 Dates of rank 6 See also 7 Notes 8 References 9 External linksBiography[edit] Early life and military career[edit] Truscott was born in Chatfield, Texas, to an English father and an Irish mother
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John W. O'Daniel
Lieutenant General John Wilson O'Daniel (February 15, 1894 – March 27, 1975), nicknamed "Iron Mike", was a senior United States
United States
Army officer who served in World War I, World War II, and the Korean War. He is perhaps best known for serving with the 3rd Infantry Division in North Africa, Sicily, Italy, and Southern France during World War II. He was the commanding general (CG) of Audie Murphy, the most decorated soldier in the U.S. Army during World War II. O’Daniel was an athlete, a teacher, a diplomat, and a lifetime military professional. He was short of stature (five foot six inches), an outspoken, doughty, gravel-voiced, combat leader of men through three major wars (World War I, World War II
World War II
and the Korean War) spanning a forty year military career. His motto was, “sharpen your bayonet”. In his memoirs, General Dwight D. Eisenhower
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George M. Seignious
Lieutenant General
Lieutenant General
George Marion Seignious U.S. Army
U.S. Army
(June 21, 1921 – July 3, 2005) was a distinguished military leader, diplomat and college president. Biography[edit] Seignious was born and raised in Orangeburg, South Carolina
Orangeburg, South Carolina
but attended high school in Kingstree; he was a 1942 graduate of The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina
South Carolina
where he held the rank of Cadet Major and served as a battalion commander, his classmates included eventual South Carolina
South Carolina
Governors John C. West
John C. West
and Ernest Hollings who was also a long time U.S. senator. He was commissioned as an infantry officer in the U.S. Army
U.S

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Robert B. Abrams
Robert Bruce Abrams (born November 18, 1960) is a four-star general in the United States
United States
Army who currently serves as the 22nd commanding general of the U.S. Army Forces Command. He is a 1982 graduate of the United States
United States
Military Academy where he was commissioned as an Armor officer. During his more than 34 years of active service he has held command and staff positions across the Army and Joint Community in Germany, the United States
United States
and Southwest Asia. Abrams comes from a family of career military officers. His father was former Army Chief of Staff, General Creighton W. Abrams Jr. and both of his older brothers were Army general officers
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Distinctive Unit Insignia
A distinctive unit insignia (DUI) is a metallic heraldic badge or device worn by soldiers in the United States Army. The DUI design is derived from the coat of arms authorized for a unit. DUIs may also be called "distinctive insignia" (DI) or, imprecisely, a "crest" or a "unit crest" by soldiers or collectors. The U.S
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Division (military)
A division is a large military unit or formation, usually consisting of between 10,000 and 20,000 soldiers. Infantry
Infantry
divisions during the World Wars
World Wars
ranged between 8,000 and 30,000 in nominal strength. In most armies, a division is composed of several regiments or brigades; in turn, several divisions typically make up a corps. Historically, the division has been the default combined arms unit capable of independent operations. Smaller combined arms units, such as the American Regimental combat team (RCT) during World War II, were used when conditions favored them
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Georgia (U.S. State)
Georgia is a state located in the southeastern region of the United States. Georgia is the 24th largest and 8th-most populous of the 50 United States. Georgia is bordered to the north by Tennessee
Tennessee
and North Carolina, to the northeast by South Carolina, to the southeast by the Atlantic
Atlantic
Ocean, to the south by Florida, and to the west by Alabama. The state's nicknames include the Peach
Peach
State and the Empire State of the South.[4] Atlanta, a "beta(+)" global city, is both the state's capital and largest city
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U.S. Army Forces Command
United States
United States
Army Forces Command (FORSCOM) is the largest United States Army command and provider of expeditionary, regionally engaged, campaign-capable land forces to combatant commanders. Headquartered at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, FORSCOM consists of more than 750,000 Active Army, U.S. Army Reserve, and Army National Guard
Army National Guard
soldiers. FORSCOM provides enhanced land power gaining operational depth and versatility through a mix of fully integrated Active and Reserve Component forces operating in a joint, interagency, intergovernmental, and multinational (JIIM) environment. Its organizations are expeditionary, campaign focused, and tailorable to provide combatant commanders the required capabilities to be decisive across the range of military operations
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War In Afghanistan (2001–present)
ISAF phase (2001–14): Islamic Republic of Afghanistan[7] ISAF  United States  United Kingdom  Italy  Germany  Georgia  Jordan  Turkey  Bulgaria  Poland  Romania  Spain  Australia  Czech RepublicContinued list[a] Macedonia  Denmark  Armenia  Azerbaijan  Finland  France  Croatia  Hungary  Norway  Lithuania  Mongolia  United Arab Emirates  Belgium  Portugal  Slovakia  Netherlands  Montenegro  Latvia  Sweden  Albania  Ukraine  Bosnia and Herzegovina  Greece  Ireland  Iceland  Estonia  Malaysia  Slovenia  Austria  Bahrain  El Salvador  Luxembourg  New Zealand  South Korea  Tonga Canada  Pakistan[8]  
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Army Aviation
An army aviation unit is an aviation-related unit of a nation's army, sometimes described as an air corps. These units are generally separate from a nation's dedicated air force, and usually comprise helicopters and light support fixed-wing aircraft. Prior to the establishment of separate national air forces, many armies had military aviation units, which as the importance of aviation increased, were spun off into independent services
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Brigade
A brigade is a major tactical military formation that is typically composed of three to six battalions plus supporting elements. It is roughly equivalent to an enlarged or reinforced regiment. Two or more brigades may constitute a division. Brigades formed into divisions are usually infantry or armored (sometimes referred to as combined arms brigades). In addition to combat units, they may include combat support units or sub-units, such as artillery and engineers, and logistic units or sub-units. Historically, such brigades have sometimes been called brigade-groups. On operations, a brigade may comprise both organic elements and attached elements, including some temporarily attached for a specific task. Brigades may also be specialized and comprise battalions of a single branch, for example cavalry, mechanized, armored, artillery, air defence, aviation, engineers, signals or logistic
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