To Fight With Intrepidity / Edition 2

To Fight With Intrepidity / Edition 2

by J. D. Lock, John D. Lock
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1587360640

ISBN-13: 9781587360640

Pub. Date: 10/01/2001

Publisher: Wheatmark, Incorporated

Ranger qualified Lieutenant Colonel John Lock provides the first complete chronicle of the elite U.S. Army Rangers in this second, revised edition.

Overview

Ranger qualified Lieutenant Colonel John Lock provides the first complete chronicle of the elite U.S. Army Rangers in this second, revised edition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781587360640
Publisher:
Wheatmark, Incorporated
Publication date:
10/01/2001
Edition description:
SECOND
Pages:
580
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.44(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword 1
Praise for JD Lock’s To Fight with Intrepidity… 3
Introduction 5
The Ranger Creed 7

CHAPTER 1 Pre-American Revolution 9
CHAPTER 2 Rogers’ Rangers: The Beginning-1755 15
CHAPTER 3 Rogers’ Rangers: Campaign of 1756 23
CHAPTER 4 Rogers’ Rangers: Campaign of 1757 33
CHAPTER 5 Rogers’ Rangers: Campaign of 1758 55
CHAPTER 6 Rogers’ Rangers: Campaign of 1759 77
CHAPTER 7 Rogers’ Rangers: Campaign of 1760 97
CHAPTER 8 Rogers’ Rangers: Campaign of 1761 109
CHAPTER 9 Rogers’ Rangers: Beyond the French and Indian War 119
CHAPTER 10 The Temporary Revival of Rogers’ Rangers 125
CHAPTER 11 The American Revolution: The Queen’s & King’s Rangers 129
CHAPTER 12 The American Revolution: Francis Marion-the “Swamp Fox“ 137
CHAPTER 13 Post-Revolutionary War Years 173
CHAPTER 14 The American Civil War: John S. Mosby-Mosby’s Rangers 175
CHAPTER 15 World War II 221
CHAPTER 16 Korean Conflict 271
CHAPTER 17 Vietnam Conflict 291
CHAPTER 18 Formation of the 75th Ranger Regiment 383
CHAPTER 19 Iran: Operation Eagle Claw (Desert One) 387
CHAPTER 20 Grenada: Operation Urgent Fury 395
CHAPTER 21 Panama: Operation Just Cause 413
CHAPTER 22 Persian Gulf War: Operation Desert Shield/Storm 431
CHAPTER 23 Somalia: The Creed in Action 433
CHAPTER 24 Ranger Lessons Learned 497

Appendix A The ‘Truth’ Behind Rogers’ Rangers Standing Orders 501
Appendix B Rogers’ Rules of Discipline 503
Appendix C Rogers’ Rangers Standing Orders 509
Appendix D Battle Honors of Rogers’ Rangers 511
Appendix E Korean War Ranger Units 513
Appendix F Vietnam War 515
Appendix G 75th Ranger Regiment Lineage & Honors 517
Appendix H Ranger Medal of Honor Recipients 521
Appendix I Medal Honor of Certificate 525

Bibliography 527
Index 533
About the Author 561
Endorsements for The Coveted Black and Gold 563

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