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Salute to a Fallen Ranger Legend

  SFC Douglas McArthur Perry, Ranger, age 78, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, May 27, 2020. Mr. Perry was born on June 8, 1941 in the Mill Creek Community of Dawsonville, Georgia to the late Homer Perry and the late Lois Louise Crawford Perry. He was a dedicated member of the U.S. Mountain…
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Single Ranger battalion deployment leads to 1,900 terrorists killed or captured

Single Ranger battalion deployment leads to 1,900 terrorists killed or captured, several valor awards By: Todd South   March 13 https://www.armytimes.com/news/your-army/2019/03/13/single-ranger-battalion-deployment-racks-up-1900-terrorists-killed-or-captured-valor-awards/ The 1st Ranger Battalion’s members ran 198 combat missions that resulted in 1,900 terrorists killed or captured in their most recent deployment. After the deployment, 14 of the Rangers recently received valor awards. Maj.…
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Army Suicides Reach Highest Level

Active-Duty Army Suicides Reach Highest Level Since 2012 By: Haley Britzky January 31, 2019 at 06:32 PM https://taskandpurpose.com/army-suicide-2018 The number of active-duty soldiers who took their own lives reached a five-year high in 2018, an Army spokesman confirmed to Task & Purpose on Thursday. The Army had 138 active-duty suicides during calendar year 2018, according…
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