As the ground rattled and earth erupted with a spray of damp sand, Hubert Edwards watched with a familiar gleam in his eye and the slightest hint of a smile.
The 82nd Airborne Division is adding more firepower to its paratroopers.
Fewer than 3,000 paratroopers made four combat jumps with the 82nd Airborne Division in World War II.
Monday, May 21, marks the start of All American Week at Fort Bragg, a celebration of all things Americana leading up to Memorial Day weekend.
The Army’s inaugural Best Mortar Competition pit seven four-man teams against each other to find the best of the best this month.
Women quietly broke through barriers last fall when they became the first in the Army to earn the prestigious Expert Infantryman Badge at Fort Bragg.