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Bravo Two Zero 
Andy McNab
Hornets over Kuwait 
Jay A. Stout
It Doesn't Take a Hero 
H. Norman, General Schwarzkopf
Storm over Iraq :
Air Power and the Gulf War

Richard P. Hallion
Into the Storm : A Study in Command 
Tom Clancy,
Frederick M. Franks
Crusade : The Untold
Story of the Persian
Gulf War
Rick Atkinson
Strike Eagle : Flying the
F-15E in the Gulf War
William Smallwood
The Generals' War : The
Inside Story of the Conflict in the Gulf 
Michael R. Gordon,
Bernard E., General Trainor

Every Man a Tiger 
Tom Clancy,
Frederick M. Franks

High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) HUMVEE

Humvee firing TOW

Cargo/Troop version

5,200to 7,180 lbs

2,500to 3,177 lbs


180 to 203 inches

72 to 105 inches

85 inches

Towing Capacity:


* The HMMWV, (or Hummer or Hum-vee) replaces the Jeep as the standard vehicle in the U.S. motorpool. Based on a common 1 1/4 ton chassis, the HMMWV can be configured for a variety of different uses from TOW missile carrier to ambulance. The HMMWV was introduced in the 1980's and is now standard in all U.S. forces and Guard units.

Actions in Desert Storm--

HUMVEEs were everywhere in Operation Desert Storm. Besides operating in a transport mode, a number of TOW-equipped HUMVEEs were used to eliminate Iraqi armor during the ground war. Other HMMWV were used in medical evacuation and as communications vehicles. The deserts of Kuwait have provided the HMMWV with a successful combat test for a system that should be in the U.S. inventory for several more decades. In fact, due to the publicity of the Humvee in the Gulf, a civilian variant called the HUMMER will be released to the general public, with the fist buyer being Arnold Schwarzenegger

20,00 of the Army's 59,883 Humvees were deployed in the Gulf War.

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