1866  1873
7th Cavalry Regiment
1860 44.cal. Colt
revolver (Percussion cap and ball)
1858 44 cal. Remington
revolver (percussion cap and ball)
1871 percussion cap
models were being converted for use with metallic cartridges .45
Spencer repeating rifle
56. Cal. (rim fire)
18731898
7th Cavalry
Regiment
1873 Model 1873 Springfield carbine, 45/70 cal. (modified several
times)
1873 45. Cal. Colt Army Revolver (Single Action Army)
1898  1903
7th Cavalry
Regiment
1898 30/40 KragJorganson carbine (The army's first smokeless cartridge)
1895 Colt DA 1895 Revolver in 38 Long Colt cal.
1903  1942
7th Cavalry Regiment
1903 Springfield rifle in 30/06 cal.
1911 Colt .45 Cal Pistol
1918 Browning automatic rifle in 30/06 caliber


1942  1957
7th Cavalry Regiment
* M1911A1 = 45 Cal Pistol
* M1 Rifle and M1 Carbine
* M7 = Grenade Launcher for M1
* M3 = Shell to fire Grenade Launcher, M7
* Mark I [Hand Grenade] impact type fuse
* Mark IIIA1 [Hand Grenade] M10A3 fuse.
* M1 or M1905E1 Bayonet Korean War (195053)
* M5 Bayonet 1954
* M = BAR Browning .30 Automatic Rifle
* M2 = 50 Cal Machine Gun aircooled
* QUAD. 50 Cal Machine Guns M2
* LMG = Light machine Gun .30 Cal aircooled
* HMG = 1917A1 Heavy machine Gun .30 Cal water cooled
* 2.36" Rocket Launcher
* 3. 5" Rocket Launcher
* M18 = 57mm Recoilless Rifle (October 1952)
* M20 = 75mm Recoilless Rifle (November 1952)
* M27 = 105mm Recoilless Rifle (March 1954)
* 60mm = mortars
* 81mm = mortars
* 4.2" mortars
* M38 Jeep
* M26 Tank [70th Tank Company]


1957  1965
17 Battle Group 7th
cavalry NEED INFORMATION
2nd Reconnaissance
Squadron 7th cavalry
M1911A1, M1, M14,M76,
M3A1, M2, LMG, HMG, M67, M8, M151,
M41, M48, then M60, 3 x OH13's..
3rd Reconnaissance
Squadron 7th cavalry
M1911A1, M1, M14,M76,
M3A1, M2, LMG, HMG, M67, M8, M151,
M41, M48, then M60, 3 x OH13's..
4th Reconnaissance
Squadron 7th cavalry
M1911A1, M1, M14,M76,
M3A1, M2, LMG, HMG, M67, M8, M151,
M41, M48, then M60, 3 x OH13's..
* M1911A1 = 45 Cal Pistol
* M1 = Rifle
* M3 = Shell to fire Grenade Launcher, M1
* M5 Bayonet
* M3A1 = 45 Cav Submachine Gun
* M14 = 7.62 mm Rifle
* M76 = Grenade Launcher for M14
* M64 = Shell to fire Grenade Launcher M76
* M6 = Bayonet
* M79 = 40mm Grenade Launcher
* M2 = 50 Cal Machine Gun
* LMG = Light machine Gun
* HMG = 1917A1 Heavy machine Gun
* 81mm = mortars
* 4.2" mortars
* M67 = 90mm Recoilless Rifle July (1965)
* M40A2 =106mm Rifle, Recoilless (March 1959)
* M 18 = Claymore mines
* M38 = Jeep
* M151 = Jeep
* M59 APC, Twin engines, GMC Model 302; 6 cylinder.
* M84 Mortar Carrier
* M41 = Tank
* M48 = Tank
* M60 = Tank MBT
* OH13 = Observation Helicopter


1965  1970
1st Battalion 7th Cavaly, Vietnam 1CD
M1911A1,
M79, M16, M203, M60, M2, 4.2", M72, M67
M18, M274, M151,
2nd Battalion 7th
Cavaly, Vietnam 1CD
M1911A1, M79, M16, M203,
M60, M2, 4.2", M72, M67
M18, M274, M151,
5th Battalion 7th
Cavaly, Vietnam 1CD
M1911A1, M79, M16, M203,
M60, M2, 4.2", M72, M67
M18, M274, M151,
3rd Squadron
7th Cavalry, 3ID
M1911A1, M3, M14, M79,
M60, M2, M72, M67, M18, M3A1
M151, M60 MBT, M114, M113, M577, M901 ITV, M106 4.2", UHIB, OH13
4th Squadron 7th Cavalry
, 2ID
M1911A1, M3, M14, M79,
M60, M2, M72, M67, M18, M3A1
M151, M60 MBT, M114, M113, M577, M901 ITV, M106 4.2", UHIB, OH13
* M1911A1 = 45 Cal Pistol
* M3A1 = 45 Cal submachine gun
* M16 = Rifle
* M203 = 40mm Grenade Launcher [attached to the M16]
* M14 = 7.62 mm Rifle
* M76 = Grenade Launcher for M14
* M64 = Shell to fire Grenade Launcher M76
* M72 = LAW
* M79 = 40mm Grenade Launcher
* M60 = 7.62 mm Machine Gun
* 4.2" mortars
* M67 = 90mm Recoilless Rifle
* M40A2 =106mm Rifle, Recoilless
* M18 = Claymore mines
* M274 = Mechanical Mule
* M151 = Jeep
* M114 = Scout APC
* M113 = APC
* M577 = Command APC
* M60 = Tank MBT
* M106 = 4.2" mortar, APC
* UH1B = M6 System = 4 M60's. M22 System = 6 x Missles (optical
wireguided)
* OH13 = Observation Helicopter 2x M60 machine Guns.[skid mount]


1971  1974
1st Battalion 7th Cavaly [ Deactivated Infantry 1972 ]
2nd Battalion 7th Cavaly [ Deactivated Infantry 1973 ]
5th Battalion 7th Cavaly [ Deactivated Infantry 1971 ]
19711979
3d Squadron,
7th Cavalry
HHT M577A1, OH58C
A Trp M551A1, M114, M113, M561, M901 ITV, M106
B Trp M551A1, M114, M113, M561, M901 ITV, M106
C Trp M551A1, M114, M113, M561, M901 ITV, M106
D Trp Transferred to the 3ID aviation BN, AH1, OHO6
19711979
4th Squadron,
7th Cavalry
HHT M577A1, OH58C
A Trp M551A1, M114, M113, M561, M901 ITV, M106
B Trp M551A1, M114, M113, M561, M901 ITV, M106
C Trp M551A1, M114, M113, M561, M901 ITV, M106
D Trp AH1, OHO6
* M1911A1 = 45 Cal Pistol
* M3A1 = 45 Cal submachine gun
* M16 = Rifle
* M203 = 40mm Grenade Launcher [attached to the M16]
* M72 = LAW
* M60 = 7.62 mm Machine Gun
* M18 = Claymore mines
* M2 = 50 Cal Machine Gun
* 81mm = mortars
* 4.2" mortars
* M67 = 90mm Recoilless Rifle
* M40A2 =106mm Rifle, Recoilless
* M151 = Jeep
* M114 = Scout APC
* M113 = APC
* M577A1 = Command APC
* M551A1 = Tank Sheridans
* M106 = 4.2" mortar, APC
* M561 "Gammagoats"
* OH6 = LOH ( Light Observation Helicopter )
* AH1 = Cobra gunship


19741986:
1st Battalion (Armor),
7th Cavalry (2d Bde, 1CD)
HHC 3 x M60A1, then M60A1 RISE passive
A Co 17 x M60A1, then M60A1 RISE passive
B Co 17 x M60A1, then M60A1 RISE passive
C Co 17 x M60A1, then M60A1 RISE passive
M60A1 Replaced with M1IP tanks in 1985
19741979:
2nd Battalion
(Infantry), 7th Cavalry (2d Bde, 1CD)
HHC M577A1
A Co 12 x M113A1
B Co 12 x M113A1
C Co 12 x M113A1
CSC 9 x M113A1
M1911A1,
M16, M203, M60, M2, 81mm, M67, M40A2, 4.2",
M18, M274, M151,
19791986
2nd Battalion, 7th
Cavalry
HHT M577A1
A Trp 10x M113A1, 6x M901ITV, 12x M60A1, 1x M577A1, 3x M106A1
B Trp 10x M113A1, 6x M901ITV, 12x M60A1, 1x M577A1, 3x M106A1
C Trp 10x M113A1, 6x M901ITV, 12x M60A1, 1x M577A1, 3x M106A1
19791986
3rd Squadron, 7th Cavalry
HHT M577A1
A Trp 10x M113A1, 6x M901ITV, 12x M60A1, 1x M577A1, 3x M106A1
B Trp 10x M113A1, 6x M901ITV, 12x M60A1, 1x M577A1, 3x M106A1
C Trp 10x M113A1, 6x M901ITV, 12x M60A1, 1x M577A1, 3x M106A1
D Trp Transferred to the 3ID aviation BN
19791986
4th Squadron, 7th Cavalry
HHT Trp M577A1
A Trp 10x M113A1, 6x M901ITV, 12x M60A3, 1x M577A1, 1x M106A1
B Trp [Air]
Weapons Platoon  10x AH1S
Scout Platoon  10x OH58C
Lift Platoon  8x UH60A1
Rifle Platoon  4 Squads, 40 men
C Trp [Air]
Weapons Platoon  10x AH1S
Scout Platoon  10x OH58C
Lift Platoon  8x UH60A1
Rifle Platoon  4 Squads, 40 men
D Trp [Air]
Weapons Platoon  10x AH1S
Scout Platoon  10x OH58C
Lift Platoon  8x UH60A1
Rifle Platoon  4 Squads, 40 men
1979 
1979
5th Battalion,
(Infantry), 7th Cavalry
HHC M577A1
A Co 12 x M113A1
B Co 12 x M113A1
C Co 12 x M113A1
D Co 12 x M113A1
* M1911A1 = 45 Cal Pistol
* M3A1 = 45 Cal submachine gun
* M21 = Sniper Rifle [ 47 ]
* M16 = Rifle
* M203 = 40mm Grenade Launcher [attached to the M16]
* M72 = LAW
* M60 = 7.62 mm Machine Gun
* M18 = Claymore mines
* M2 = 50 Cal Machine Gun
* 81mm = mortars
* 4.2" mortars
* M67 = 90mm Recoilless Rifle
* M40A2 =106mm Rifle, Recoilless
* TOW = Tube optical wireguided
* M47 = Dragon missile
* MLA9 = REDEYE missile, shoulder fired antiaircraft weapon
* M151 = Jeep
* M114 = Scout APC
* M113A1 = APC
* M577A1 = APC
* M901ITV = "Improved TOW Vehicle"
* M60A1 = RISE PASSIVE , Tank MBT, replaced in 1984 M60A3
* M106 = 4.2" mortar, APC
* M561 "Gammagoats"
* M901ITV = ?
* OH6 = LOH ( Light Observation Helicopter )
* AH1S = Cobra gunship
* UH60 = Blackhawk


19861990:
1st Squadron, 7th
Cavalry (Combat Aviation Brigade, 1 CD)
HHT 2 x M3A1 Bradley CFV, 1 x UH1G Iroquois
A Trp 19 x M3A1 Bradley CFV, 3 x M106A2
B Trp inactive
C Trp 8 x AH1S Cobra, 12 x OH58C
D Trp 8 x AH1S Cobra, 12 x OH58C
19861988
2d Squadron, 7th Cavalry
(Combat Aviation Brigade, 4 ID)
A Trp 10 x M60A3TTS, 15 x M113A2, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 10 x M60A3TTS, 15 x M113A2, 3 x M106A2
C Trp 4 AH1S, 6 OH58C
D Trp 4 AH1S, 6 OH58C
19881992
2d Squadron, 7th Cavalry
(Combat Aviation Brigade, 4 ID)
HHT 2 x M113A2, 1 x UH1G Iroquois
A Trp 19 x M113A2, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 19 x M113A2, 3 x M106A2
C Trp 4 x AH1F Cobra, 6 x OH58C
D Trp 4 x AH1F Cobra, 6 x OH58C
19871992
3rd Squadron, 7th
Cavalry (Combat Aviation Brigade, 8 ID)
HHT 2 x M3A1 CFV, 1 x UH1G Iroquois
A Trp 19 x M3A1 CFV, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 19 x M3A1 CFV, 3 x M106A2
C Trp 4 x AH1S Cobra, 6 x OH58C
D Trp 4 x AH1S Cobra, 6 x OH58C
19871992
4th Squadron, 7th
Cavalry (Combat Aviation Brigade, 3 AD)
HHT 2 x M3A1 CFV, 1 x UH1G Iroquois
A Trp 19 x M3A1 CFV, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 19 x M3A1 CFV, 3 x M106A2
C Trp 4 x AH1S Cobra, 6 x OH58C
D Trp 4 x AH1S Cobra, 6 x OH58C
E Trp 1 x UH1H
* M1911A1 = 45 Cal Pistol
* M3A1 = 45 Cal submachine gun
* M16 = Rifle
* M203 = 40mm Grenade Launcher [attached to the M16]
* M72 = LAW
* M60 = 7.62 mm Machine Gun
* M18 = Claymore mines
* M2 = 50 Cal Machine Gun
* M67 = 90mm Recoilless Rifle
* TOW = Tube optical wireguided
* M1025 = HMMWV
* M113A2 = APC
* M2A2IFV = Bradley (Infantry Fighting Vehicle)
* M3A1CFV = Bradley (Cavalry Fighting Vehicle)
* M3A2CFV = Bradley (Cavalry Fighting Vehicle)
* M60A3TTS = Tank MBT
* M106A2 = 107mm mortar replaces 4.2" mortar
* OH6 = LOH ( Light Observation Helicopter )
* AH1 COBRAS = M197 20mm cannon


19901993:
1st Squadron, 7th
Cavalry (Combat Aviation Brigade, 1CD)
HHT 2 x M3A2 CFV, 1 x UH1G Iroquois
A Trp 19 x M3A2 CFV, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 19 x M3A2 CFV, 3 x M106A2 (originally B Trp 21 Cav)
C Trp 4 x AH1F Cobra, 6 x OH58C
D Trp 4 x AH1F Cobra, 6 x OH58C
E Trp 19 x M3A2 Bradley CFV (originally A Trp 21 Cav)
19931998:
1st Squadron, 7th
Cavalry (4th Brigade, 1CD)
HHT 2 x M3A2 CFV
A Trp 9 x M1A1 tanks, 13 x M3A2 CFV, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 9 x M1A1 tanks, 13 x M3A2 CFV, 3 x M106A2
C Trp 9 x M1A1 tanks, 13 x M3A2 CFV, 3 x M106A2
D Trp 4 x AH1F Cobra, 6 x OH58C
E Trp 4 x AH1F Cobra, 6 x OH58C
F Trp 1 x UH1H Iroquois 
19921998
2d Battalion (Mech), 7th
Cavalry (3d Brigade, 1 CD)
HHC 2 x M2A2 IFV, 6 x M3A2 CFV (scout platoon)
A Co 14 x M2A2 IFV
B Co 14 x M2A2 IFV
C Co 14 x M2A2 IFV
D Co 14 x M2A2 IFV
E Co 12 x M3A2 CFV (antitank company) 
* M9 = 9mm Pistol ( replaces 45 Cal M1911A1)
* M3A1 = 45 Cal submachine gun
* M16 = Rifle
* M203 = 40mm Grenade Launcher [attached to the M16]
* AT4 Replaces M72 LAW
* M60 = 7.62 mm Machine Gun
* M18 = Claymore mines
* M2 = 50 Cal Machine Gun
* M67 = 90mm Recoilless Rifle
* TOW = Tube optical wireguided
* M1025 = HMMWV
* M2A2IFV = Bradley (Infantry Fighting Vehicle) replace with M2A2ODS
(1999)
* M3A1CFV = Bradley (Cavalry Fighting Vehicle)
* M3A2CFV = Bradley (Cavalry Fighting Vehicle)
* M60A3TTS = Tank MBT
* M106A2 = 107mm mortar ( 4.2" mortar )
* OH58C = Replaces the 0H6 LOH
* AH1 COBRAS = M197 20mm cannon
* OH58D = Kiowa Warrior replaced AH1F Cobra and OH58C


19961998
3d Squadron, 7th Cavalry
(2nd Brigade, 3ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 Bradley CFV
A Trp 9 M1A1 tanks, 13 x M3A2 CFV, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 9 M1A1 tanks, 13 x M3A2 CFV, 3 x M106A2
C Trp 9 M1A1 tanks, 13 x M3A2 CFV, 3 x M106A2
D Trp 4 x AH1F Cobra, 6 x OH58C
E Trp 4 x AH1F Cobra, 6 x OH58C 
F Trp 1 x UH1H Iroquois 
Replace M3A2 with M3A2ODS Bradley CFV in 1997 
D and E Trps have 8 x OH58D each after 1997
19961998
4th Squadron, 7th
Cavalry (4th Brigade, 2ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 Bradley CFV
A Trp 9 M1A1 tanks, 13 x M3A2 CFV, 3 x M106A2, 2 x M1064A2
B Trp 9 M1A1 tanks, 13 x M3A2 CFV, 3 x M106A2, 2 x M1064A2
C Trp 9 M1A1 tanks, 13 x M3A2 CFV, 3 x M106A2, 2 x M1064A2
D Trp 4 x AH1F Cobra, 6 x OH58C
E Trp 4 x AH1F Cobra, 6 x OH58C
F Trp 1 x UH1H Iroquois 
* M9 = 9mm Pistol
* M4 = carbines replace M3A1 = 45 Cal submachine gun
* M16 = Rifle
* M203 = 40mm Grenade Launcher [attached to the M16]
* AT4 Replaces M72 LAW
* M60 = 7.62 mm Machine Gun
* M18 = Claymore mines
* M2 = 50 Cal Machine Gun
* M67 = 90mm Recoilless Rifle
* TOW = Tube optical wireguided
* M1025 = HMMWV
* M1A1 = Abrams MBT
* M2A2IFV = Bradley (Infantry Fighting Vehicle) replace with M2A2ODS
(1999)
* M3A2CFV = Bradley (Cavalry Fighting Vehicle)
* M60A3TTS = Tank MBT
* M106A2 = 107mm mortar ( 4.2" mortar)
* M1064A2 = 120mm mortar replaces M106A2 107mm mortar
* AH1F COBRAS = M197 20mm cannon
* OH58D = Kiowa Warrior replaced AH1F Cobra and OH58C


1998  2001
1st Squadron, 7th
Cavalry (Combat Aviation Brigade, 1 CD)
HHT 2 x M3A2 Bradley CFV
A Trp 9 x M1A2 tanks, 13 x M3A2 CFV, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 9 x M1A2 tanks, 13 x M3A2 CFV, 3 x M106A2
C Trp 9 x M1A2 tanks, 13 x M3A2 CFV, 3 x M106A2
D Trp 8 x OH58D Kiowa warrior
E Trp 8 x OH58D Kiowa warrior
F Trp 1 x UH1H Iroquois 
1998  2001
2d Battalion (Mech), 7th Cavalry (3d Brigade, 1 CD)
HHC 2 x M2A2 Bradley IFV, 6 x M3A2 Bradley CFV (scout platoon)
A Co 14 x M2A2 IFV
B Co 14 x M2A2 IFV
C Co 14 x M2A2 IFV
D Co 14 x M2A2 IFV
E Co 12 x M3A2 Bradley CFV (antitank company) 
1998  2001
3d Squadron, 7th Cavalry
(2nd Brigade, 3ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 Bradley CFV
A Trp 9 x M1A1 tanks, 13 x M3A2ODS CFV, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 9 x M1A1 tanks, 13 x M3A2ODS CFV, 3 x M106A2
C Trp 9 x M1A1 tanks, 13 x M3A2ODS CFV, 3 x M106A2
D Trp 8 x OH58D Kiowa warrior
E Trp 8 x OH58D Kiowa warrior 
F Trp 1 x UH1H Iroquois 
1998  2001
4th Squadron, 7th
Cavalry (4th Brigade, 2ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 Bradley CFV
A Trp 9 x M1A2 tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV , 3 x M106A2
B Trp 9 x M1A2 tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV , 3 x M106A2
C Trp 9 x M1A2 tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV , 3 x M106A2
D Trp 8 x OH58D Kiowa warrior
E Trp 8 x OH58D Kiowa warrior
F Trp 1 x UH1H Iroquois 
* M9 = 9mm Pistol
* M4 = carbines replace M3A1 = 45 Cal submachine gun
* M16 = Rifle
* M203 = 40mm Grenade Launcher [attached to the M16]
* AT4 Replaces M72 LAW
* M240B = 7.62 mm Machine Gun
* M18 = Claymore mines
* M2 = 50 Cal Machine Gun
* M67 = 90mm Recoilless
Rifle
* TOW = Tube optical wireguided
* M1025 = HMMWV
* M1A2 = Abrams MBT
* M2A2 IFV = Bradley (Infantry Fighting Vehicle)
* M3A2CFV = Bradley (Cavalry Fighting Vehicle)
* M106A2 = 107mm mortar ( 4.2" mortar)
* M1064A2 = 120mm mortar replaces M106A2 107mm mortar
* OH58D = Kiowa Warrior replaced AH1F Cobra and OH58C


Force XXI Concepts ~ 2003


1st Squadron,
7th Cavalry. Armor ~Air (Combat Aviation Brigade, 1 CD)
HHT 2 x M3A2CFV, 6 x M93A1 FOX NBCRS
A Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
C Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
D Trp 8 x OH58D Kiowa warrior
E Trp 8 x OH58D Kiowa warrior 
F Trp 1 x UH1H Iroquois 
2d Battalion
(Mech), 7th Cavalry. Infantry (3d Brigade, 1 CD)
HHC 2 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025
A Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025, 2 x LMTV
B Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025, 2 x LMTV
C Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025, 2 x LMTV
2003
3d Squadron, 7th
Cavalry. Armor ~Air (2nd Brigade, 3ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2CFV, 6 x M93A1 FOX NBCRS
A Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
C Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
D Trp 8 x OH58D Kiowa warrior
E Trp 8 x OH58D Kiowa warrior 
F Trp 1 x UH1H Iroquois 
2003
4th Squadron, 7th
Cavalry. Armor ~Air (4th Brigade, 2ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2CFV, 6 x
M93A1 FOX NBCRS
A Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
C Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
D Trp 8 x OH58D Kiowa warrior
E Trp 8 x OH58D Kiowa warrior 
F Trp 1 x UH1H Iroquois 
* M9 = 9mm Pistol
* M4 = carbines replace M3A1 = 45 Cal submachine gun
* M16 = Rifle
* M203 = 40mm Grenade Launcher [attached to the M16]
* AT4 Replaces M72 LAW
* M240B = 7.62 mm Machine Gun
* M18 = Claymore mines
* M2 = 50 Cal Machine Gun
* M67 = 90mm Recoilless
Rifle
* TOW =
Tube optical wireguided
* M1025 = HMMWV
* LMTV = Light Truck
* M1A2 SEP = Abrams MBT
* M2A2 IFV = Bradley (Infantry Fighting
Vehicle)
* M3A2 CFV = Bradley (Cavalry Fighting Vehicle)
* M106A2 = 107mm mortar
( 4.2" mortar)
* M1064A2 = 120mm mortar replaces M106A2 107mm mortar
* M93A1 FOX NBCRS ( NBC Recon System)
* OH58D = Kiowa Warrior replaced AH1F Cobra and OH58C




Units of Action Concept ~ 2004


1st Squadron,
7th Cavalry. Armor ~ Air (4th Brigade, 1 CD)
HHT 2 x M3A2CFV, 6 x M93A1 FOX NBCRS
A Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
C Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
D Trp 8 x OH58D Kiowa warrior
E Trp 8 x OH58D Kiowa warrior 
F Trp 1 x UH1H Iroquois 
2d Battalion
(Mech), 7th Cavalry. Infantry (3d Brigade, 1 CD)
HHC 2 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025
A Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025, 2 x LMTV
B Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025, 2 x LMTV
C Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025, 2 x LMTV
3d Squadron, 7th
Cavalry. Armor (2nd Brigade, 3ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2CFV, 6 x M93A1 FOX NBCRS
A Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
C Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
4th Squadron, 7th
Cavalry. Armor (4th Brigade, 2ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2CFV, 6 x M93A1 FOX NBCRS
A Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
C Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
5th Squadron, 7th
Cavalry. Armor (1st Brigade, 3ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2CFV, 6 x M93A1 FOX NBCRS
A Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
B Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
C Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 3 x M106A2
* M9 = 9mm Pistol
* M4 = carbines replace M3A1 = 45 Cal submachine gun
* M16 = Rifle
* M203 = 40mm Grenade Launcher [attached to the M16]
* AT4 Replaces M72 LAW
* M240B = 7.62 mm Machine Gun
* M18 = Claymore mines
* M2 = 50 Cal Machine Gun
* M67 = 90mm Recoilless
Rifle
* TOW =
Tube optical wireguided
* M1025 = HMMWV
* LMTV = Light Truck
* M1A2 SEP = Abrams MBT
* M2A2 IFV = Bradley (Infantry Fighting
Vehicle)
* M3A2 CFV = Bradley (Cavalry Fighting Vehicle)
* M106A2 = 107mm mortar
( 4.2" mortar)
* M1064A2 = 120mm mortar replaces M106A2 107mm mortar
* M93A1 FOX NBCRS ( NBC Recon System)
* OH58D = Kiowa Warrior replaced AH1F Cobra and OH58C




Modular Units of Action ~ 2005 [15th July 2005]


1st Squadron,
7th Cavalry  Reconnaissance (1st Brigade, 1 CD)
HHT 2 x M3A3 CFV, 1 x M1114
A Trp 7 x M3A3 CFV, 10 M1114, 2 x M1064A2
B Trp 7 x M3A3 CFV, 10 M1114, 2 x M1064A2
C Trp 7 x M3A3 CFV, 10 M1114, 2 x M1064A2
Mortar Det
D Trp Bde Spt Bn
2d Battalion
(Mech), 7th Cavalry. Infantry (4th Brigade, 1 CD)
HHC 2 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025
A Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025, 2 x LMTV
B Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025, 2 x LMTV
C Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025, 2 x LMTV
3rd Squadron, 7th
Cavalry  Reconnaissance (2nd Brigade, 3ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 ODS CFV
A Trp 9 M1A1, 13 x M3A2ODS CFV, 2 x M1064A2
B Trp 9 M1A1, 13 x M3A3ODS CFV, 2 x M1064A2
C Trp 9 M1A1, 13 x M3A3ODS CFV, 2 x M1064A2
4th Squadron, 7th
Cavalry  Reconnaissance (4th Brigade, 2ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 CFV, 1 x M1114 HMMWV
A Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 2 x M1064A2
B Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 2 x M1064A2
C Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 2 x M1064A2
Mortar Det
D Trp Bde Spt Bn
5th Squadron, 7th
Cavalry  Reconnaissance (1st Brigade, 3ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 ODS CFV
A Trp 9 M1A1, 13 x M3A2ODS CFV, 2 x M1064A2
B Trp 9 M1A1, 13 x M3A3ODS CFV, 2 x M1064A2
C Trp 9 M1A1, 13 x M3A3ODS CFV, 2 x M1064A2
* M9 = 9mm
Pistol
* M16 = Rifle
* M203 = 40mm Grenade Launcher [attached to the M16]
* AT4 = LAW
* M240B = 7.62 mm Machine Gun
* M18 = Claymore mines
* M2 = 50 Cal Machine Gun
* M67 = 90mm Recoilless
Rifle
* TOW =
Tube optical wireguided
* M1114 = Armored HMMWV
* LMTV = Light Truck
* M1A2 SEP = Abrams MBT
* M3A3 CFV = Bradley (Cavalry Fighting Vehicle)
* M1064A2 = 120mm mortar




Modular Units of Action ~ 200607


1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry  Reconnaissance (1st Brigade, 1 CD)
HHT 2 x M3A3 CFV, 1 x M1114
A Trp 7 x M3A3 CFV, 10 M1114, 2 x M1064A2
B Trp 7 x M3A3 CFV, 10 M1114, 2 x M1064A2
C Trp 7 x M3A3 CFV, 10 M1114, 2 x M1064A2
Mortar Det
D Trp Bde Spt Bn
2d Battalion (Mech), 7th Cavalry. Infantry (4th Brigade, 1 CD)
HHC 2 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025
A Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025, 2 x LMTV
B Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025, 2 x LMTV
C Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025, 2 x LMTV
3rd Squadron, 7th Cavalry  Reconnaissance (2nd Brigade, 3ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 ODS CFV
A Trp 9 M1A1, 13 x M3A2ODS CFV, 2 x M1064A2
B Trp 9 M1A1, 13 x M3A3ODS CFV, 2 x M1064A2
C Trp 9 M1A1, 13 x M3A3ODS CFV, 2 x M1064A2
4th Squadron, 7th Cavalry  Reconnaissance (4th Brigade, 2ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 CFV, 1 x M1114 HMMWV
A Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 2 x M1064A2
B Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 2 x M1064A2
C Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 2 x M1064A2
Mortar Det
D Trp Bde Spt Bn
5th Squadron, 7th Cavalry  Reconnaissance (1st Brigade, 3ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 ODS CFV
A Trp 9 M1A1, 13 x M3A2ODS CFV, 2 x M1064A2
B Trp 9 M1A1, 13 x M3A3ODS CFV, 2 x M1064A2
C Trp 9 M1A1, 13 x M3A3ODS CFV, 2 x M1064A2
* M9 = 9mm Pistol
* M4 = Rifle 5.56mm
* M4A1= Rifle 5.56mm with x 45mm Grenade Launcher
* AT4 = LAW
* M240B = 7.62 mm Machine Gun
* M18 = Claymore mines
* M2 = 50 Cal Machine Gun
* M67 = 90mm Recoilless
Rifle
* TOW =
Tube optical wireguided
* M1114 = Armored HMMWV
* LMTV = Light Truck
* M1A2 SEP = Abrams MBT
* M3A3 CFV = Bradley (Cavalry Fighting Vehicle)
* M1064A2 = 120mm mortar




Modular Units of Action ~ 200810


1st Squadron,
7th Cavalry  Reconnaissance (1st Brigade, 1 CD)
HHT 2 x M3A3 CFV, 1 x M1114
A Trp 7 x M3A3 CFV, 10 M1114, 2 x M1064A2
B Trp 7 x M3A3 CFV, 10 M1114, 2 x M1064A2
C Trp 7 x M3A3 CFV, 10 M1114, 2 x M1064A2
Mortar Det
D Trp Bde Spt Bn
2d Battalion
(Mech), 7th Cavalry. Infantry (4th Brigade, 1 CD)
HHC 2 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025
A Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025, 2 x LMTV
B Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025, 2 x LMTV
C Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x M1025, 2 x LMTV
3rd Squadron, 7th
Cavalry  Reconnaissance (2nd Brigade, 3ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 ODS CFV
A Trp 9 x M3A2 CFV, 10 x 10 M1025
B Trp 9 x M3A2 CFV, 10 x 10 M1025
C Trp 9 x M3A2 CFV, 10 x 10 M1025
4th Squadron, 7th
Cavalry  Reconnaissance (4th Brigade, 2ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 CFV, 1 x M1114 HMMWV
A Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 2 x M1064A2
B Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 2 x M1064A2
C Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 2 x M1064A2
Mortar Det
D Trp Bde Spt Bn
5th Squadron, 7th
Cavalry  Reconnaissance (1st Brigade, 3ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 ODS CFV
A Trp 9 x M3A2 CFV, 10 x 10 M1025
B Trp 9 x M3A2 CFV, 10 x 10 M1025
C Trp 9 x M3A2 CFV, 10 x 10 M1025
* M9 = 9mm Pistol
* M4 = Rifle 5.56mm
* M4A1= Rifle 5.56mm with x 45mm Grenade Launcher
* AT4 = LAW
* M240B = 7.62 mm Machine Gun
* M18 = Claymore mines
* AT4 = LAW
* M240B = 7.62 mm Machine Gun
* M18 = Claymore mines
* M2 = 50 Cal Machine Gun
* M67 = 90mm Recoilless Rifle
* TOW = Tube optical wireguided
* M1025 = Armored HMMWV
* LMTV = Light Truck
* M1064A2 = 120mm mortar
* M1A2 SEP = Abrams MBT
* M2A3 IFV = Bradley (Infantry Fighting Vehicle)
* M3A3 CFV = Bradley (Cavalry Fighting Vehicle)
* M1064A2 = 120mm mortar




Modular Units of Action ~ 2014  2016


1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry  Reconnaissance (1st Brigade, 1 CD)
HHT 2 x M3A3 CFV, 1 x M1114
A Trp 7 x M3A3 CFV, 10 M1114, 2 x M1064A2
B Trp 7 x M3A3 CFV, 10 M1114, 2 x M1064A2
C Trp 7 x M3A3 CFV, 10 M1114, 2 x M1064A2
Mortar Det
D Trp Bde Spt Bn
2d Battalion (Mech), 7th Cavalry. Infantry (3rd Brigade, 1 CD)
HHC 1 x M1A2, 1 x M2A3 IFV, 3 x M3A3 CFV, 5 x M1151, 4 x M1064, 2 x LMTV
A Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 2 x HMMWV, x LMTV
B Co 14 x M2A3 IFV, 1 x HMMWV, 1 x LMTV
C Co 14 x M1A2, 2 x HMMWV, 1 x LMTV
D Co 14 x M1A2, 2 x HMMWV, 1 x LMTV
3rd Squadron, 7th Cavalry  Reconnaissance (2nd Brigade, 3ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 ODS CFV
A Trp 9 x M3A2 CFV, 10 x 10 M1025
B Trp 9 x M3A2 CFV, 10 x 10 M1025
C Trp 9 x M3A2 CFV, 10 x 10 M1025
Mortar Det
D Trp Bde Spt Bn
4th Squadron, 7th Cavalry  Reconnaissance (4th Brigade, 2ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 CFV, 1 x M1114 HMMWV
A Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 2 x M1064A2
B Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 2 x M1064A2
C Trp 9 x M1A2 SEP tanks, 13 x M3A2CFV, 2 x M1064A2
Mortar Det
D Trp Bde Spt Bn
5th Squadron, 7th Cavalry  Reconnaissance (1st Brigade, 3ID)
HHT 2 x M3A2 ODS CFV
A Trp 9 x M3A2 CFV, 10 x 10 M1025
B Trp 9 x M3A2 CFV, 10 x 10 M1025
C Trp 9 x M3A2 CFV, 10 x 10 M1025
Mortar Det
D Trp Bde Spt Bn
* M9 = 9mm Pistol
* M4 = Rifle 5.56mm
* M4A1= Rifle 5.56mm with x 45mm Grenade Launcher
* AT4 = LAW
* M240B = 7.62 mm Machine Gun
* M18 = Claymore mines
* AT4 = LAW
* M240B = 7.62 mm Machine Gun
* M18 = Claymore mines
* M2 = 50 Cal Machine Gun
* M67 = 90mm Recoilless Rifle
* TOW = Tube optical wireguided
* M1025 = Armored HMMWV
* M1151 = Up Armored HMMWV
* LMTV = Light Truck
* M1064A2 = 120mm mortar
* M1A2 SEP = Abrams (Main Battle Tank)
* M2A3 IFV = Bradley (Infantry Fighting Vehicle)
* M3A3 CFV = Bradley (Cavalry Fighting Vehicle)




ARH70A ARAPAHO Armed Reconnaissance Helicopter ~ 2014  2015

In
July 2005, the United States Army placed a contract on Bell Helicopters
for the nextgeneration armed reconnaissance helicopter, ARH. The ARH,
designated the ARH70A Arapaho, was to replace the army's current Bell
OH58D Kiowa Warriors which have been in operation since the mid 1980s
and are approaching the end of their operational life.



