Operation Iraqi Freedom: A Chronology

May 2003
Army Magazine;May2003, Vol. 53 Issue 5, p47
Presents a chronology of events during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Beginning of the war; Commencement of the ground war; Advancement of the U.S. Army Third Infantry Division (ID) towards Baghdad; Encounter between the Second Brigade of the Third ID and Iraqi troops; Air assault conducted by the Third Battalion, 187th Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division.


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