United States Army Rangers

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Noun1.United States Army Rangers - a specially trained elite unit of the United States ArmyUnited States Army Rangers - a specially trained elite unit of the United States Army
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
battalion - an army unit usually consisting of a headquarters and three or more companies
U. S. Army, United States Army, US Army, USA, Army - the army of the United States of America; the agency that organizes and trains soldiers for land warfare
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To weaken the Russian, Turkish and Syrian opposition forces operating in the city of Manbij west of Raqqa, the U.S. Army Rangers have already been sent.
The United States is training Afghan forces which include a 15,000-man unit of commandos, modeled after the U.S. Army Rangers, sent to battles when the Afghan army cannot deal with the Taliban.
30, 1945, during World War II, more than 500 Allied captives held at the Japanese prison camp in Cabanatuan in the Philippines were liberated by U.S. Army Rangers, Alamo Scouts and Filipino guerrilla fighters.
He was inducted into the U.S. Army Rangers Hall of Fame in 2007 and the U.S.
The Chinook chopper in which Aaron was travelling was on a mission to back up U.S. Army Rangers, who had come under fire by Afghan insurgents in the area, military official said.
The Checkmates' primary focus was to provide night close air support (CAS) training for U.S. Army Rangers working as forward air controllers (FAC) and quick response forces.
Lock, Rangers in Combat: A Legacy of Valor is a survey of the lethal battles, acts of heroism, and faithful dedication of the U.S. Army Rangers, who have placed their lives on the line against crushing odds for more than 200 years of American history.

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