Originally Posted by Armyjaeger
Just correct me if Im wrong but I've heard that U.S tank crews have said that going into operation desert storm was like going through NTC rotation with the exeption that the Iraqis weren't as good as the opposing force in the NTC.
So what does that battle proven count today?
No not really.
Part of battle proven is operating in wartime conditions, with a limited supply of spare part and the stress of that enviromen. Despite the NTC being a great training ground, it still isnt combat.
Ahh...the AK-47, when you absolutely, positively have to kill every last motherf*cker in the room...accept no substitute