'Vanguard' Soldiers field precision guided mortar munitions
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Tanya Polk
Spc. Robert Pierce and Spc. Christopher Hoffman set the fuse of an Accelerated Precision Mortar Initiative cartridge during a training exercise, Aug. 8, 2012, at Fort Stewart, Ga. The APMI round is a GPS-guided 120mm mortar that allows precision-strike capability, creating less collateral damage on the battlefield.
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