date back to WWII where they made a name for themselves
by scaling the cliff walls of Normandy during D-day.
Since that time the Rangers have become recognized as
one of the premiere light infantry forces in the world.
They train to
quickly seize and secure key objectives and to undertake
specialized operations any time, in any environment.
Their flexibility allows any of their three battalions
to operate independently or as a supplemental force
to a larger Army presence.
the Rangers of the 3rd Battalion from Ft. Benning, GA
were tasked with providing security during Task Force