Liam Walsh

Liam Walsh

Liam Walsh is an active-duty Army infantry officer and is currently pursuing a master of arts in law and diplomacy from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. After graduating from West Point, Liam deployed to Northwest Baghdad as a platoon leader from 2007 until 2008. Upon completion of the Maneuver Captain's Career Course, he deployed to Southern Afghanistan as a battalion planner in 2010. In 2011, Liam took command of a Stryker rifle company and deployed them to Kandahar's Arghandab district in 2012. While deployed, Liam took command of his battalion's headquarters and headquarters company. He enjoys backpacking and distance running.

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This Veterans Day Marks The End Of An Era
This Nov. 11 marks the last Veterans Day with combat troops deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
A company of Rangers silently negotiate their way to an enemy objective while participating in the third phase of Ranger training at Camp James E. Rudder, Florida.  There are three phases in Ranger training which include the Benning Phase in Fort Benning Georgia, Mountain Phase in Dahlonega, Georgia, and the Florida Phase at Camp James E. Rudder.(U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Cecilio Ricardo) (released)
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Allowing Women Into Ranger School Will Lead To Cultural Change In The Army
The Army's announcement that it is inviting women to apply to Ranger School for a one-time, co-ed assessment could represent a shift away from a long-held culture of gender inequality.