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Fort Gordon | The Augusta Chronicle

...named after a Civil War commander from Georgia, Gen. John B. Gordon. One of the first units to train at the camp was the 4th Infantry Division. Its soldiers were among the first to land on Utah Beach during the D-Day Invasion of Normandy. Also during...

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Powell honors infantry at museum's opening

...telling a crowd of more than 2,000 people at the grand opening of the National Infantry Museum that "trust is the essence of the infantry." "I am the infantry. Trust me. Follow me," is the tradition that thousands have carried as they...

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Leader expects 3rd Infantry home soon

...HINESVILLE, Ga. - Soldiers from the 3rd Infantry Division will be coming home in January...will elect a government, the 3rd Infantry will begin the process of handing over control of Baghdad to the 4th Infantry of Fort Hood, Texas. Maj. Gen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/24/met_25492.shtml
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Post prepares for first wave of 3rd Infantry homecomings

...first major homecoming since the 3rd Infantry Division deployed for its second tour...before the holidays, most of the 3rd Infantry's 19,000 soldiers won't return...Hussein's regime in 2003, the 3rd Infantry became the first Army division tapped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/03/met_28456.shtml
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General for 3rd Infantry predicts 2005 Iraq tour

...commanding general of the Army's 3rd Infantry Division on Wednesday predicted, with...I do believe they will be." The 3rd Infantry, which led the assault on Baghdad last...Gen. Webster said. Meanwhile, 3rd Infantry commanders are training under a reorganized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/29/met_423624.shtml
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3rd Infantry members honor fallen comrades

...Battalion, 3rd Sustainment Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division was carefully stretched out...were assigned to Fort Stewart, the 3rd Infantry Division and the 92nd Engineer Battalion...the five-year anniversary of the 3rd Infantry Division's run up to Baghdad from a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/22/met_191853.shtml
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Pentagon orders 3rd Infantry Division to Persian Gulf

WASHINGTON -- An infantry division from Georgia has been ordered...Tuesday. The troops, from the 3rd Infantry Division (Mechanized), received...attack helicopters and highly mobile infantry. Last week, defense officials said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/31/met_366862.shtml
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Welcome begins for 3rd Infantry

...19,000 members of the Army's 3rd Infantry Division are returning to Georgia after...believe me, they are there." The 3rd Infantry returned to Iraq last January to help...government. During their latest tour, 3rd Infantry Division soldiers carried out humanitarian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/29/met_36788.shtml
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Pentagon orders 3rd Infantry Division to Persian Gulf

WASHINGTON -- An infantry division from Georgia has been ordered...Tuesday. The troops, from the 3rd Infantry Division (Mechanized), received...attack helicopters and highly mobile infantry. Last week, defense officials said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/01/met_361758.shtml
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3rd Infantry soldiers who stormed Baghdad return home

FORT STEWART, Ga. -- The 3rd Infantry Division soldiers who stormed Baghdad flew home Monday to their...home in the next few weeks. The A Company, 3rd Battalion, 7th Infantry Regiment was on the next-to-last flight carrying the brigade...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/12/met_383963.shtml
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