Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Install
Faster access than browser!
 

52nd Infantry Regiment (United States)

+ Save concept

The 52nd Infantry Regiment ("Ready Rifles") is an infantry regiment of the United States Army. [1]

130 relations: Afghanistan, Al-Qaeda, Alaska, Allied advance from Paris to the Rhine, Alsace, An Khê District, Anti-tank warfare, Armor (magazine), Đồng Lê, Baghdad, Ballantine Books, Baqubah, Bastogne, Battle of the Bulge, Belgian Land Component, Bronze Star Medal, California, Camp Grant (Illinois), Camp Patrick Henry, Captain (United States), Chickamauga, Georgia, Chu Lai, Coburg, Colmar, Company E, 52nd Infantry (LRP) (United States), Croix de Guerre, Desert Training Center, Echternach, Embassy of the United States, Saigon, Eric Shinseki, Europe, Fort Irwin National Training Center, Fort Lewis, Fort Polk, Fort Riley, Fort Wainwright, Gérardmer, George S. Patton, Hampton Roads Port of Embarkation, Ho Chi Minh City, Infantry, Infantry Branch (United States), Iraq, Iraq War, Iraqi Army, Islamic State of Iraq, Italy, Kansas, Kill zone, Lahn, ..., Limburg an der Lahn, Long Binh Post, Long Phú District, Long-range surveillance, Ludendorff Bridge, Luxembourg, Mỹ Sơn, Mentioned in dispatches, Meritorious Unit Commendation, Meuse-Argonne Offensive, Mosul, Multi-National Division - Baghdad, New York City, New York Port of Embarkation, Newport News, Virginia, No man's land, Normandy, Normandy landings, Novato, California, Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Fortitude, Pas-de-Calais, Presidential Unit Citation (United States), Purple Heart, Qui Nhơn, Qui Nhơn Airfield, Regular Army (United States), Remagen, Rheinbach, Rur, Schönwald, Bavaria, Silver Star, Special designation, St. Vith, Stryker, Superior Unit Award, Taji, Iraq, Tam Kỳ, U.S. Army Combat Arms Regimental System, U.S. Army Regimental System, United States Army, United States Army Center of Military History, Vietnam, Vietnam War, Virginia, Vosges, War on Terror, Washington (state), Washington State Senate, Western Allied invasion of Germany, World War I, World War II, Wunsiedel, 101st Airborne Division, 11th Infantry Brigade (United States), 11th Infantry Regiment (United States), 14th Cavalry Regiment, 172nd Infantry Brigade (United States), 177th Armored Brigade (United States), 18th Military Police Brigade (United States), 198th Infantry Brigade (United States), 1st Armored Division (United States), 1st Cavalry Division (United States), 1st Infantry Division (United States), 23rd Infantry Division (United States), 25th Infantry Division (United States), 2nd Infantry Division (United States), 32nd Cavalry Regiment, 38th Infantry Regiment (United States), 4th Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division, 51st Infantry Regiment (United States), 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States), 53rd Infantry Regiment (United States), 5th Infantry Regiment (United States), 6th Infantry Division (United States), 71st Infantry Division (United States), 8th Infantry Division (United States), 9th Armored Division (United States), 9th Infantry Division (United States), 9th Infantry Regiment (United States). Expand index (80 more) »

Afghanistan

Afghanistan (Pashto/Dari:, Pashto: Afġānistān, Dari: Afġānestān), officially the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, is a landlocked country located within South Asia and Central Asia.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Afghanistan · See more »

Al-Qaeda

Al-Qaeda (القاعدة,, translation: "The Base", "The Foundation" or "The Fundament" and alternatively spelled al-Qaida, al-Qæda and sometimes al-Qa'ida) is a militant Sunni Islamist multi-national organization founded in 1988.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Al-Qaeda · See more »

Alaska

Alaska (Alax̂sxax̂) is a U.S. state located in the northwest extremity of North America.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Alaska · See more »

Allied advance from Paris to the Rhine

The Allied advance from Paris to the Rhine was a phase in the Western European Campaign of World War II.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Allied advance from Paris to the Rhine · See more »

Alsace

Alsace (Alsatian: ’s Elsass; German: Elsass; Alsatia) is a cultural and historical region in eastern France, on the west bank of the upper Rhine next to Germany and Switzerland.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Alsace · See more »

An Khê District

An Khê is a town (''thị xã'') of Gia Lai Province in the Central Highlands region of Vietnam.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and An Khê District · See more »

Anti-tank warfare

Anti-tank warfare arose as a result of the need to develop technology and tactics to destroy tanks during World War I. Since the first tanks were developed by the Triple Entente in 1916 but not operated in battle until 1917, the first anti-tank weapons were developed by the German Empire.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Anti-tank warfare · See more »

Armor (magazine)

ARMOR is the professional journal of the U.S. Army’s Armor Branch, published by the Chief of Armor at Fort Benning, Georgia, training center for the Army’s tank and cavalry forces (United States Army Armor School).

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Armor (magazine) · See more »

Christmas

Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Christmas · See more »

Christmas and holiday season

The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Christmas and holiday season · See more »

Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Christmas Eve · See more »

Christmas traditions

Christmas traditions vary from country to country.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Christmas traditions · See more »

New Year

New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and New Year · See more »

New Year's Day

New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and New Year's Day · See more »

New Year's Eve

In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and New Year's Eve · See more »

Đồng Lê

Đồng Lê is a township (thị trấn) in Tuyên Hóa District, Quảng Bình Province, Bắc Trung Bộ, Việt Nam.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Đồng Lê · See more »

Baghdad

Baghdad (بغداد) is the capital of Iraq.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Baghdad · See more »

Ballantine Books

Ballantine Books is a major book publisher located in the United States, founded in 1952 by Ian Ballantine with his wife, Betty Ballantine.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Ballantine Books · See more »

Baqubah

Baqubah (ܒܰܩܽܘܒܰܐ, بعقوبة; BGN: Ba‘qūbah; also spelled Baquba and Baqouba) is the capital of Iraq's Diyala Governorate.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Baqubah · See more »

Bastogne

Bastogne (Dutch: Bastenaken, German: Bastnach or Bastenach, Luxembourgish: Baaschtnech) is a Walloon municipality of Belgium located in the province of Luxembourg in the Ardennes.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Bastogne · See more »

Battle of the Bulge

The Battle of the Bulge (16 December 1944 – 25 January 1945) was the last major German offensive campaign on the Western Front during World War II.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Battle of the Bulge · See more »

Belgian Land Component

The Land Component (Landcomponent, Composante terre) is the land-based branch of the Belgian Armed Forces.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Belgian Land Component · See more »

Bronze Star Medal

The Bronze Star Medal, unofficially the Bronze Star, is a United States decoration awarded to members of the United States Armed Forces for either heroic achievement, heroic service, meritorious achievement, or meritorious service in a combat zone.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Bronze Star Medal · See more »

California

California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and California · See more »

Camp Grant (Illinois)

Camp Grant was a U.S. Army facility located in the southern outskirts of Rockford, Illinois named in honor of American Civil War general Ulysses S. Grant.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Camp Grant (Illinois) · See more »

Camp Patrick Henry

Camp Patrick Henry is a decommissioned United States Army base which was located in Warwick County, Virginia.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Camp Patrick Henry · See more »

Captain (United States)

In the United States uniformed services, captain is a commissioned-officer rank.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Captain (United States) · See more »

Chickamauga, Georgia

Chickamauga is a city in Walker County, Georgia, United States.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Chickamauga, Georgia · See more »

Chu Lai

Chu Lai is a seaport, urban and industrial area in Núi Thành District, Quảng Nam Province, Vietnam.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Chu Lai · See more »

Coburg

Coburg is a town located on the Itz river in the Upper Franconia region of Bavaria, Germany.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Coburg · See more »

Colmar

Colmar (Alsatian: Colmer; German during 1871–1918 and 1940–1945: Kolmar) is the third-largest commune of the Alsace region in north-eastern France.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Colmar · See more »

Company E, 52nd Infantry (LRP) (United States)

Company E, 52nd Infantry, (LRP) was a 120 man-sized long-range reconnaissance patrol unit attached to the 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile) in Vietnam in 1967-69.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Company E, 52nd Infantry (LRP) (United States) · See more »

Croix de Guerre

The Croix de Guerre (Cross of War) is a military decoration of France.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Croix de Guerre · See more »

Desert Training Center

The Desert Training Center (DTC), also known as California-Arizona Maneuver Area (CAMA), was a World War II training facility established in the Mojave Desert and Sonoran Desert, largely in Southern California and Western Arizona in 1942.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Desert Training Center · See more »

Echternach

Echternach (Iechternach) is a commune with town status in the canton of Echternach, which is part of the district of Grevenmacher, in eastern Luxembourg.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Echternach · See more »

Embassy of the United States, Saigon

The United States Embassy in Saigon was first established in June 1952, and moved into a new building in 1967 and eventually closed in 1975. The embassy was the scene of a number of significant events of the Vietnam War, most notably the Viet Cong attack during the Tet Offensive which helped turn American public opinion against the war, and the helicopter evacuation during the Fall of Saigon after which the embassy closed permanently. In 1995, the U.S. and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam formally established relations and the embassy grounds and building were handed back to the United States. The former embassy was subsequently demolished in 1998 and is currently a park inside of the U.S. Consulate General's compound in what is now called Ho Chi Minh City.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Embassy of the United States, Saigon · See more »

Eric Shinseki

Eric Ken Shinseki (born November 28, 1942) is a retired United States Army general who served as the seventh United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs (2009–2014).

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Eric Shinseki · See more »

Europe

Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Europe · See more »

Fort Irwin National Training Center

Fort Irwin National Training Center is a major training area for the United States Military and is a census-designated place located in the Mojave Desert in northern San Bernardino County, California.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Fort Irwin National Training Center · See more »

Fort Lewis

Fort Lewis is a United States military facility located south-southwest of Tacoma, Washington, under the jurisdiction of the United States Army Joint Base Garrison, Joint Base Lewis–McChord.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Fort Lewis · See more »

Fort Polk

Fort Polk is a United States Army installation located in Vernon Parish, approximately ten miles east of Leesville, Louisiana, and thirty miles north of DeRidder in Beauregard Parish, Louisiana.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Fort Polk · See more »

Fort Riley

Fort Riley is a United States Army installation located in North Central Kansas, on the Kansas River, also known as the Kaw, between Junction City and Manhattan.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Fort Riley · See more »

Fort Wainwright

Fort Wainwright is a United States Army post adjacent to Fairbanks in the U.S. state of Alaska.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Fort Wainwright · See more »

Gérardmer

Gérardmer (or archaic Geroldsee) is a commune in the Vosges department in Grand Est in northeastern France.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Gérardmer · See more »

George S. Patton

General George Smith Patton Jr. (November 11, 1885 – December 21, 1945) was a senior officer of the United States Army who commanded the U.S. Seventh Army in the Mediterranean theater of World War II, but is best known for his leadership of the U.S. Third Army in France and Germany following the Allied invasion of Normandy in June 1944.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and George S. Patton · See more »

Hampton Roads Port of Embarkation

Hampton Roads Port of Embarkation was the Army command structure and distributed port infrastructure in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia supporting movement of personnel and cargo overseas.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Hampton Roads Port of Embarkation · See more »

Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City (Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh; or; formerly Hô-Chi-Minh-Ville), also widely known by its former name of Saigon (Sài Gòn; or), is the largest city in Vietnam by population.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Ho Chi Minh City · See more »

Infantry

Infantry is the branch of an army that engages in military combat on foot, distinguished from cavalry, artillery, and tank forces.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Infantry · See more »

Infantry Branch (United States)

The Infantry Branch (also known as the "Queen of the Battle") is a branch of the United States Army first established in 1775.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Infantry Branch (United States) · See more »

Iraq

Iraq (or; العراق; عێراق), officially known as the Republic of Iraq (جُمُهورية العِراق; کۆماری عێراق), is a country in Western Asia, bordered by Turkey to the north, Iran to the east, Kuwait to the southeast, Saudi Arabia to the south, Jordan to the southwest and Syria to the west.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Iraq · See more »

Iraq War

The Iraq WarThe conflict is also known as the War in Iraq, the Occupation of Iraq, the Second Gulf War, and Gulf War II.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Iraq War · See more »

Iraqi Army

The Iraqi Army, officially the Iraqi Ground Forces, is the ground force component of the Iraqi Armed Forces, having been active in various incarnations throughout the 20th and 21st centuries.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Iraqi Army · See more »

Islamic State of Iraq

The Islamic State of Iraq (ISI; دولة العراق الإسلامية) (commonly referred to as al-Qaeda in Iraq) was a militant Salafist jihadist group that aimed to establish an Islamic state in Sunni, Arab-majority areas of Iraq during the Iraq War and later in Syria during the Syrian Civil War.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Islamic State of Iraq · See more »

Italy

Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Italy · See more »

Kansas

Kansas is a U.S. state in the Midwestern United States.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Kansas · See more »

Kill zone

In military tactics, the kill zone, also known as killing zone, is an area entirely covered by direct and effective fire, an element of ambush within which an approaching enemy force is trapped and destroyed.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Kill zone · See more »

Lahn

| The Lahn is a -long, right (or eastern) tributary of the Rhine in Germany.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Lahn · See more »

Limburg an der Lahn

Limburg an der Lahn (officially abbreviated Limburg a. d. Lahn) is the district seat of Limburg-Weilburg in Hesse, Germany.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Limburg an der Lahn · See more »

Long Binh Post

Long Binh Post (Tổng kho Long Bình) is a former U.S. Army base located in Long Bình ward between Biên Hòa and Saigon, Vietnam.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Long Binh Post · See more »

Long Phú District

Long Phú is a rural district of Sóc Trăng Province in the Mekong River Delta region of Vietnam.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Long Phú District · See more »

Long-range surveillance

Long-range surveillance (LRS) (pronounced "lurse") are elite, specially-trained surveillance units of the United States Army employed for clandestine operation by Military Intelligence for gathering direct human intelligence information deep within enemy territory.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Long-range surveillance · See more »

Ludendorff Bridge

The Ludendorff Bridge (sometimes referred to as the Bridge at Remagen) was in early March 1945 one of two remaining bridges across the river Rhine in Germany when it was captured during the Battle of Remagen by United States Army forces during the closing weeks of World War II.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Ludendorff Bridge · See more »

Luxembourg

Luxembourg (Lëtzebuerg; Luxembourg, Luxemburg), officially the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, is a landlocked country in western Europe.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Luxembourg · See more »

Mỹ Sơn

Mỹ Sơn is a cluster of abandoned and partially ruined Hindu temples constructed between the 4th and the 14th century AD by the kings of Champa (Chiêm Thành in Vietnamese).

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Mỹ Sơn · See more »

Mentioned in dispatches

A member of the armed forces mentioned in dispatches (or despatches, MiD) is one whose name appears in an official report written by a superior officer and sent to the high command, in which his or her gallant or meritorious action in the face of the enemy is described.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Mentioned in dispatches · See more »

Meritorious Unit Commendation

The Meritorious Unit Commendation (MUC; pronounced muck) is a mid-level unit award of the United States Armed Forces.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Meritorious Unit Commendation · See more »

Meuse-Argonne Offensive

The Meuse-Argonne Offensive (also known as Battles of the Meuse-Argonne and the Meuse-Argonne Campaign) was a major part of the final Allied offensive of World War I that stretched along the entire Western Front.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Meuse-Argonne Offensive · See more »

Mosul

Mosul (الموصل, مووسڵ, Māwṣil) is a major city in northern Iraq. Located some north of Baghdad, Mosul stands on the west bank of the Tigris, opposite the ancient Assyrian city of Nineveh on the east bank. The metropolitan area has grown to encompass substantial areas on both the "Left Bank" (east side) and the "Right Bank" (west side), as the two banks are described by the locals compared to the flow direction of Tigris. At the start of the 21st century, Mosul and its surrounds had an ethnically and religiously diverse population; the majority of Mosul's population were Arabs, with Assyrians, Armenians, Turkmens, Kurds, Yazidis, Shabakis, Mandaeans, Kawliya, Circassians in addition to other, smaller ethnic minorities. In religious terms, mainstream Sunni Islam was the largest religion, but with a significant number of followers of the Salafi movement and Christianity (the latter followed by the Assyrians and Armenians), as well as Shia Islam, Sufism, Yazidism, Shabakism, Yarsanism and Mandaeism. Mosul's population grew rapidly around the turn of the millennium and by 2004 was estimated to be 1,846,500. In 2014, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant seized control of the city. The Iraqi government recaptured it in the 2016–2017 Battle of Mosul. Historically, important products of the area include Mosul marble and oil. The city of Mosul is home to the University of Mosul and its renowned Medical College, which together was one of the largest educational and research centers in Iraq and the Middle East. Mosul, together with the nearby Nineveh plains, is one of the historic centers for the Assyrians and their churches; the Assyrian Church of the East; its offshoot, the Chaldean Catholic Church; and the Syriac Orthodox Church, containing the tombs of several Old Testament prophets such as Jonah, some of which were destroyed by ISIL in July 2014.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Mosul · See more »

Multi-National Division - Baghdad

Multi-National Division Baghdad (MND-B) was a division of Multi-National Force Iraq.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Multi-National Division - Baghdad · See more »

New York City

The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and New York City · See more »

New York Port of Embarkation

The New York Port of Embarkation (NYPOE) was a United States Army command responsible for the movement of troops and supplies from the United States to overseas commands.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and New York Port of Embarkation · See more »

Newport News, Virginia

Newport News is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Newport News, Virginia · See more »

No man's land

No man's land is land that is unoccupied or is under dispute between parties who leave it unoccupied due to fear or uncertainty.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and No man's land · See more »

Normandy

Normandy (Normandie,, Norman: Normaundie, from Old French Normanz, plural of Normant, originally from the word for "northman" in several Scandinavian languages) is one of the 18 regions of France, roughly referring to the historical Duchy of Normandy.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Normandy · See more »

Normandy landings

The Normandy landings were the landing operations on Tuesday, 6 June 1944 of the Allied invasion of Normandy in Operation Overlord during World War II.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Normandy landings · See more »

Novato, California

Novato is a city in northern Marin County, in the North Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area, in the U.S. state of California.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Novato, California · See more »

Operation Enduring Freedom

Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) is the official name used by the U.S. government for the Global War on Terrorism.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Operation Enduring Freedom · See more »

Operation Fortitude

For the Australian immigration checking operation, see Australian Border Force#Operation Fortitude Operation Fortitude was the code name for a World War II military deception employed by the Allied nations as part of an overall deception strategy (code named Bodyguard) during the build-up to the 1944 Normandy landings.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Operation Fortitude · See more »

Pas-de-Calais

Pas-de-Calais is a department in northern France named after the French designation of the Strait of Dover, which it borders ('pas' meaning passage).

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Pas-de-Calais · See more »

Presidential Unit Citation (United States)

The Presidential Unit Citation (PUC), originally called the Distinguished Unit Citation, is awarded to units of the Uniformed services of the United States, and those of allied countries, for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy on or after 7 December 1941 (the date of the Attack on Pearl Harbor and the start of American involvement in World War II).

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Presidential Unit Citation (United States) · See more »

Purple Heart

The Purple Heart is a United States military decoration awarded in the name of the president to those wounded or killed while serving, on or after April 5, 1917, with the U.S. military.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Purple Heart · See more »

Qui Nhơn

Quy Nhơn is a coastal city in Bình Định Province in central Vietnam.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Qui Nhơn · See more »

Qui Nhơn Airfield

Qui Nhơn Airfield (also known as Qui Nhơn Airport, Qui Nhơn Air Base or Qui Nhon Army Airfield) is a former United States Air Force, United States Army and Vietnam Air Force airfield located in Qui Nhon in Binh Dinh Province, Vietnam.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Qui Nhơn Airfield · See more »

Regular Army (United States)

The Regular Army of the United States succeeded the Continental Army as the country's permanent, professional land-based military force.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Regular Army (United States) · See more »

Remagen

Remagen is a town in Germany in the Land Rhineland-Palatinate, in the district of Ahrweiler.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Remagen · See more »

Rheinbach

Rheinbach is a town in the Rhein-Sieg-Kreis district (Landkreis), in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Rheinbach · See more »

Rur

The Rur (German; in Dutch Roer and French: la Roer) is a major river that flows through portions of Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Rur · See more »

Schönwald, Bavaria

Schönwald is a town in the district of Wunsiedel, in Bavaria, Germany.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Schönwald, Bavaria · See more »

Silver Star

The Silver Star Medal, unofficially the Silver Star, is the United States Armed Forces's third-highest personal decoration for valor in combat.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Silver Star · See more »

Special designation

A special designation in the United States Army is a "nickname granted to a military organization" which has been authorized by the Center of Military History and recognized through a certificate signed by the Chief of Military History.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Special designation · See more »

St. Vith

St.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and St. Vith · See more »

Stryker

The IAV (Interim Armored Vehicle) Stryker is a family of eight-wheeled armored fighting vehicles derived from the Canadian LAV III and based on the Swiss Piranha III 8×8.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Stryker · See more »

Superior Unit Award

The Superior Unit Award is a decoration of the United States Army which is awarded in peacetime to any unit of the Army which displays outstanding meritorious performance of a difficult and challenging mission carried out under extraordinary circumstances.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Superior Unit Award · See more »

Taji, Iraq

Taji (التاجي) is a rural district north of the city of Baghdad, within Baghdad Province and Saladin Province.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Taji, Iraq · See more »

Tam Kỳ

Tam Kỳ is the capital city of Quảng Nam Province, in the South Central Coast of Vietnam.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Tam Kỳ · See more »

U.S. Army Combat Arms Regimental System

The Combat Arms Regimental System (CARS), was the method of assigning unit designations to units of some of the combat arms branches (specifically, Infantry, including Special Forces, Field Artillery, and Armor) of the United States Army from 1957 to 1981.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and U.S. Army Combat Arms Regimental System · See more »

U.S. Army Regimental System

The United States Army Regimental System (USARS) was established in 1981 to replace the Combat Arms Regimental System, to provide each soldier with continuous identification with a single regiment, and to increase a soldier’s probability of serving recurring assignments with his or her regiment.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and U.S. Army Regimental System · See more »

United States Army

The United States Army (USA) is the land warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and United States Army · See more »

United States Army Center of Military History

The United States Army Center of Military History (CMH) is a directorate within the Office of the Administrative Assistant to the Secretary of the Army.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and United States Army Center of Military History · See more »

Vietnam

Vietnam, officially the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, is the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Vietnam · See more »

Vietnam War

The Vietnam War (Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and in Vietnam as the Resistance War Against America (Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a conflict that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Vietnam War · See more »

Virginia

Virginia (officially the Commonwealth of Virginia) is a state in the Southeastern and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States located between the Atlantic Coast and the Appalachian Mountains.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Virginia · See more »

Vosges

The Vosges (or; Vogesen), also called the Vosges Mountains, are a range of low mountains in eastern France, near its border with Germany.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Vosges · See more »

War on Terror

The War on Terror, also known as the Global War on Terrorism, is an international military campaign that was launched by the United States government after the September 11 attacks in the United States in 2001.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and War on Terror · See more »

Washington (state)

Washington, officially the State of Washington, is a state in the Pacific Northwest region of the United States.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Washington (state) · See more »

Washington State Senate

The Washington State Senate is the upper house of the Washington State Legislature.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Washington State Senate · See more »

Western Allied invasion of Germany

The Western Allied invasion of Germany was coordinated by the Western Allies during the final months of hostilities in the European theatre of World War II.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Western Allied invasion of Germany · See more »

World War I

World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and World War I · See more »

World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and World War II · See more »

Wunsiedel

Wunsiedel is the seat of the Upper Franconian district of Wunsiedel in northeast Bavaria, Germany.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and Wunsiedel · See more »

101st Airborne Division

The 101st Airborne Division ("Screaming Eagles") is an elite modular specialized light infantry division of the US Army.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 101st Airborne Division · See more »

11th Infantry Brigade (United States)

The 11th Infantry Brigade (Light) is an inactive infantry brigade of the United States Army.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 11th Infantry Brigade (United States) · See more »

11th Infantry Regiment (United States)

The 11th Infantry Regiment is a regiment in the United States Army.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 11th Infantry Regiment (United States) · See more »

14th Cavalry Regiment

The 14th Cavalry Regiment is a cavalry regiment of the United States Army.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 14th Cavalry Regiment · See more »

172nd Infantry Brigade (United States)

The 172nd Infantry Brigade was an infantry brigade of the United States Army headquartered at Grafenwöhr, Germany.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 172nd Infantry Brigade (United States) · See more »

177th Armored Brigade (United States)

The 177th Armored Brigade is an AC/RC unit based at Camp Shelby, Mississippi.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 177th Armored Brigade (United States) · See more »

18th Military Police Brigade (United States)

The 18th Military Police Brigade is a military police brigade of the United States Army based in Grafenwoehr, Germany, with subordinate battalions and companies stationed throughout Germany.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 18th Military Police Brigade (United States) · See more »

198th Infantry Brigade (United States)

The 198th Infantry Brigade, was first formed as part of the United States Army Reserve's 99th Division.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 198th Infantry Brigade (United States) · See more »

1st Armored Division (United States)

The 1st Armored Division—nicknamed "Old Ironsides"—is a combined arms division of the United States Army.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 1st Armored Division (United States) · See more »

1st Cavalry Division (United States)

The 1st Cavalry Division ("First Team") is a combined arms division and is one of the most decorated combat divisions of the United States Army.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 1st Cavalry Division (United States) · See more »

1st Infantry Division (United States)

The 1st Infantry Division is a combined arms division of the United States Army, and is the oldest continuously serving in the Regular Army.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 1st Infantry Division (United States) · See more »

2018

2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 2018 · See more »

2019

2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 2019 · See more »

23rd Infantry Division (United States)

The 23rd Infantry Division, more commonly known as the Americal Division, of the United States Army was activated 27 May 1942 on the island of New Caledonia.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 23rd Infantry Division (United States) · See more »

25th Infantry Division (United States)

The 25th Infantry Division (nicknamed "Tropic Lightning") is a United States Army division based at Schofield Barracks in Hawaii.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 25th Infantry Division (United States) · See more »

2nd Infantry Division (United States)

The 2nd Infantry Division ("Indianhead"; "2ID," "2nd ID", or "Second D") is a formation of the United States Army.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 2nd Infantry Division (United States) · See more »

32nd Cavalry Regiment

The 32nd Armor Regiment was an armored regiment of the United States Army until 2000 at which time it was deactivated.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 32nd Cavalry Regiment · See more »

38th Infantry Regiment (United States)

The 38th Infantry Regiment ("Rock of the Marne") is a United States Army infantry regiment.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 38th Infantry Regiment (United States) · See more »

4th Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division

The 4th Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division ("Raiders") is an inactive Stryker Brigade Combat Team (SBCT) of the United States Army.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 4th Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division · See more »

51st Infantry Regiment (United States)

The 51st Infantry Regiment is a regiment of the United States Army first established in 1917.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 51st Infantry Regiment (United States) · See more »

52nd Infantry Regiment (United States)

The 52nd Infantry Regiment ("Ready Rifles") is an infantry regiment of the United States Army.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) · See more »

53rd Infantry Regiment (United States)

The 53rd Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment of the United States Army.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 53rd Infantry Regiment (United States) · See more »

5th Infantry Regiment (United States)

The 5th Infantry Regiment (nicknamed the "Bobcats") is an infantry regiment of the United States Army that traces its origins to 1808.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 5th Infantry Regiment (United States) · See more »

6th Infantry Division (United States)

The 6th Infantry Division was an infantry division of the United States Army active in World War I, World War II, and the last years of the Cold War.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 6th Infantry Division (United States) · See more »

71st Infantry Division (United States)

The 71st Infantry Division was a unit of the United States Army in World War II.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 71st Infantry Division (United States) · See more »

8th Infantry Division (United States)

The 8th Infantry Division, ("Pathfinder") was an infantry division of the United States Army during the 20th century.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 8th Infantry Division (United States) · See more »

9th Armored Division (United States)

The 9th Armored Division (the "Phantom Division") was an armored division of the United States Army during World War II.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 9th Armored Division (United States) · See more »

9th Infantry Division (United States)

The 9th Infantry Division ("Old Reliables") was created as the 9th Division during World War I, but never deployed overseas.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 9th Infantry Division (United States) · See more »

9th Infantry Regiment (United States)

The 9th Infantry Regiment ("Manchu") is a parent infantry regiment of the United States Army.

New!!: 52nd Infantry Regiment (United States) and 9th Infantry Regiment (United States) · See more »

Redirects here:

1/52 mechanized infantry regiment, 52d Infantry, 52nd Infantry Regiment, C 52 IN, C 52 infantry, C 52d, C 52d in, C 52d infantry, C 52nd, C 52nd IN, C 52nd infantry, C CO, 52 IN, C Co, 52d Infantry Regiment, C Co, 52nd IN, C Co. 52d Infantry, C Co., 52d Infantry Regiment, C Co., 52nd Infantry Regiment, C Company, 52d Infantry Regiment (Anti-Tank), C Company, 52nd Infantry Regiment (Anti-Tank), C co 52d in, C co 52nd in, C co/52nd, C co/52nd in, C co/52nd infantry, C co/52nd infantry regiment, C company 52nd infantry, C-52 IN, C-52d, C-52d IN, C-52d Infantry, C-52nd, C-52nd IN, C-52nd Infantry, C/52, C/52 in, C/52 infantry, C/52 infantry regiment, C/52d, C/52d in, C/52d infantry, C/52d infantry regiment, C/52nd, CO C, 52 IN, CO C, 52d, CO C, 52nd, Charlie 52, Charlie 52 in, Charlie 52 infantry, Charlie Company, 52nd Infantry Regiment (Anti-Tank), Co C, 52d Infantry, Co C, 52nd Infantry, Co. C, 52d, Co. C, 52d Infantry, Company C, 52d Infantry, Company C, 52d Infantry Regiment, Company C, 52d Infantry Regiment (Anti-Tank), Company C, 52nd Infantry, Company C, 52nd Infantry Regiment, Company C, 52nd Infantry Regiment (Anti-Tank), Ready Rifles.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/52nd_Infantry_Regiment_(United_States)

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »