Iraq Commander Gen. Raymond Odierno USMA Class of ’76 dies of cancer

“The general died after a brave battle with cancer; his death was not related to COVID,” a family statement said. “There are no other details to share at this time. His family is grateful for the concern and asks for privacy.”

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Meet the first woman to lead elite Army Rangers in combat

Army Capt. Shaina Coss, USMA2016, is the first woman to lead elite Army Rangers in combat.

After graduating from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in 2016 where she competed on the powerlifting team, Coss completed Army Ranger School — one of the first 10 women to ever do so.

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Maj. Gen. Chris Donahue – commanding general of the 82nd Airborne Division, West Point class of ‘92 – last boots off the ground in Afghanistan

In awe of our Sky Dragon Soldiers.

This was an incredibly tough, pressurized mission filled with multiple complexities, with active threats the entire time. Our troops displayed grit, discipline and empathy.

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COL (R) Ralph Puckett Jr., USMA 1949, Receives Medal of Honor

May 21: President Biden presented the nation’s highest military honor to COL (R) Ralph Puckett Jr., USMA Class of 1949.

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