Small Wars Journal

Keith Nightingale


COL Nightingale is a retired Army Colonel who served two tours in Vietnam with Airborne and Ranger (American and Vietnamese) units. He commanded airborne battalions in both the 509th Parachute Infantry Regiment and the 82nd Airborne Division. He later commanded both the 1/75th Rangers and the 1st Ranger Training Brigade.

Articles by this Author

One Team. One Fight Thu, 02/01/2024 - 4:44am
Night of Nights Sun, 04/23/2023 - 5:58pm
THE DOOR Wed, 02/23/2022 - 1:42pm
Passing the Baby Fri, 08/20/2021 - 2:23pm
For Those Who Served In Afghanistan Wed, 08/18/2021 - 4:14pm
This is What the Army is All About Mon, 06/14/2021 - 1:03pm
What it Means to be a Ranger Sat, 05/22/2021 - 1:01pm
The Role of Leadership Sun, 03/01/2020 - 6:30am
A Grunt at Work Sat, 02/01/2020 - 6:18am
Parts In A Life Mon, 12/09/2019 - 11:01pm
The Manner of a Man Sun, 11/24/2019 - 8:05pm
Flags, Fortunes and Reflections Mon, 11/11/2019 - 1:28pm
They and There Mon, 11/11/2019 - 12:18pm
The Long Winding Trail Sun, 11/03/2019 - 9:22am
The Supreme Combat Tool Sun, 10/13/2019 - 2:45pm
D-Day 1944 - The Sausages are Stuffed Sun, 06/02/2019 - 7:59am