|Series||The world"s most dangerous jobs|
|LC Classifications||U765 .N59 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||9780778751007, 9780778751144, 9781427180728, 9781427180766|
|LC Control Number||2012008524|
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In Winston Churchill, then the minister responsible for British colonies, had been honored by an invitation from Kaiser Wilhelm II to attend the annual maneuvers of the Imperial German Army, held at Breslau. The Kaiser was 'resplendent in the uniform of the White Silesian Cuirassiers' and his massed and regimented infantry. Mobile concept and doctrine into the U.S. Army in Vietnam, and for this alone, this is a must-read for Infantry leaders. However, this book is so much more—it is the story of American Soldiers at their best and a study of leadership in action. It allows the reader a glimpse into the Warriors’ hearts and the families who support them. Infantry Soldier describes in harrowing detail the life of the men assigned to infantry rifle platoons during World War II. Few people realize the enormously disproportionate burden the men in these platoons carried: although only 6 percent of the U.S. Army in Europe. They suffered most of the casualties. George W. Neill served with a rifle platoon in the 99th Infantry Division. The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (CWSS) is a database containing information about the men who served in the Union and Confederate armies during the Civil War. Other information on the site includes histories of Union and Confederate regiments, links to descriptions of significant battles, and selected lists of prisoner-of-war records.