United States Army Special Forces

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Noun1.United States Army Special Forces - a division of the United States Army that is specially trained for guerilla fightingUnited States Army Special Forces - a division of the United States Army that is specially trained for guerilla fighting
division - an army unit large enough to sustain combat; "two infantry divisions were held in reserve"
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
Green Beret - a soldier who is a member of the United States Army Special Forces
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The unit is based on and continually trains with its American counterpart, the U.S. Army Special Forces (Green Berets).
Central Command, confirmed that U.S. Army Special Forces were working closely with the Lebanese Army inside Lebanon.
He served more than 30 years in the U.S. Army Special Forces, with his last 14 years of service with the Illinois National Guard.
Owners Zak and Ray Omar (a former ranger in the U.S. Army Special Forces) are especially proud to serve veterans.
Kelly, Vietnam Series: U.S. Army Special Forces, 1961-1971 (Washington DC: Department of the Army, 1972).
Robert Pawlak, an active duty member of the U.S. Army Special Forces,
Before the War on Terrorism, U.S. Army Special Forces Soldiers were the only Soldiers who practiced FID.
Their deaths came just days after a U.S. Army special forces soldier was also killed in the region.
Some of the most notorious private war groups include Triple Canopy, which includes former U.S. Army Special Forces veterans and Delta Force personnel, and Academi, the private security firm formerly known as Blackwater that was embroiled in several controversies, including the wrongful death of 17 Iraqi citizens.
Lockheed Martin, who holds the overarching responsibility to provide maintenance for the U.S. Army Special Forces Aviation sector, will be administering the contract.
Richard Rubright served five years in the U.S. Army Special Forces. He completed his doctorate at the University of Reading and is currently a professor at the Joint Special Operations University at USSOCCOM (US Special Operations Center Command).

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