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United States army is one of the main factions in many of the [[Battlefront]] games. It is depicted mainly during World War 2 and modern times in the games. It is one of the most powerful armies in the world and is a force to be reckoned with. In WW2 setting it is more equal to the other factions compared to moder setting.
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United States army is one of the main factions in many of the [[Battlefront]] games. It is depicted mainly during World War 2 and modern times in the games. It is one of the most powerful armies in the world and is a force to be reckoned with. In WW2 setting it is more equal to the other factions compared to modern setting. It's close ally is the [[British Army]].
   
 
==World War 2==
 
==World War 2==
 
US Army is an effective force with lots of firepower due to semi-automatic rifles and machine guns. During this time they relied more on numbers than quality (opposite to the Germans), and were much more equal to the opponents when compared.
 
US Army is an effective force with lots of firepower due to semi-automatic rifles and machine guns. During this time they relied more on numbers than quality (opposite to the Germans), and were much more equal to the opponents when compared.
   
[[File:US_Infantryww2.jpg|thumb|358px|US Army infantry advancing during World War 2 in France.]]
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[[File:US_Infantryww2.jpg|thumb|358px|US Army armored infantry advancing during World War 2 in France, 1944]]
   
 
US Army is depicted in the following games during World War 2:
 
US Army is depicted in the following games during World War 2:
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*[[Combat Mission: Battle for Normandy]]
 
*[[Combat Mission: Battle for Normandy]]
 
*[[Combat Mission: Fortress Italy]]
 
*[[Combat Mission: Fortress Italy]]
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*[[Combat Mission: Final Blitzkrieg]]
   
 
==Modern setting==
 
==Modern setting==
 
US Army is a very powerful force is modern setting. The best equipment combined with numerous supporting units ensure that no one can match the US Army in 1-on-1 fights. The enemy has to have an advantage in numbers and firepower in order to overcome US forces. The US forces are sensitive to casualties though (modeled in [[Combat Mission: Shock Force|CMSF]] as losing points for even slight casualties) which is a weakness.
 
US Army is a very powerful force is modern setting. The best equipment combined with numerous supporting units ensure that no one can match the US Army in 1-on-1 fights. The enemy has to have an advantage in numbers and firepower in order to overcome US forces. The US forces are sensitive to casualties though (modeled in [[Combat Mission: Shock Force|CMSF]] as losing points for even slight casualties) which is a weakness.
   
[[File:US_Infantry2.jpg|thumb|354px|US Army infantry on patrol in Syria.]]
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[[File:US_Infantry2.jpg|thumb|354px|US Army infantry on patrol in Syria in 2008]]
   
 
US Army is depicted in the following games during modern times:
 
US Army is depicted in the following games during modern times:
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* Airborne
 
* Airborne
 
* Armor
 
* Armor
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[[File:Bradley with INF.jpg|thumb|353x353px|US cavalry troops with Bradley M2A3 CFV in Ukraine, 2017]]
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'''Combat Mission: Fortress Italy'''
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* Infantry
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* Armored Infantry
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* Airborne
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* Armor
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'''Combat Mission: Black Sea'''
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* Stryker Brigade Combat Team
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* Heavy Brigade Combat Team
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* Infantry Brigade Combat Team

Latest revision as of 13:25, March 4, 2016

United States army is one of the main factions in many of the Battlefront games. It is depicted mainly during World War 2 and modern times in the games. It is one of the most powerful armies in the world and is a force to be reckoned with. In WW2 setting it is more equal to the other factions compared to modern setting. It's close ally is the British Army.

World War 2Edit

US Army is an effective force with lots of firepower due to semi-automatic rifles and machine guns. During this time they relied more on numbers than quality (opposite to the Germans), and were much more equal to the opponents when compared.

US Infantryww2

US Army armored infantry advancing during World War 2 in France, 1944

US Army is depicted in the following games during World War 2:

Modern settingEdit

US Army is a very powerful force is modern setting. The best equipment combined with numerous supporting units ensure that no one can match the US Army in 1-on-1 fights. The enemy has to have an advantage in numbers and firepower in order to overcome US forces. The US forces are sensitive to casualties though (modeled in CMSF as losing points for even slight casualties) which is a weakness.

US Infantry2

US Army infantry on patrol in Syria in 2008

US Army is depicted in the following games during modern times:

Service Branches Edit

Combat Mission: Shock Force:

  • Stryker Brigade Combat Team
  • Heavy Brigade Combat Team
  • Infantry Brigade Combat Team (British Forces)

Combat Mission: Battle for Normandy:

  • Infantry
  • Armored Infantry
  • Airborne
  • Armor
Bradley with INF

US cavalry troops with Bradley M2A3 CFV in Ukraine, 2017

Combat Mission: Fortress Italy

  • Infantry
  • Armored Infantry
  • Airborne
  • Armor

Combat Mission: Black Sea

  • Stryker Brigade Combat Team
  • Heavy Brigade Combat Team
  • Infantry Brigade Combat Team
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