By Jeffrey LaMonica
via war’s finish the yankee Expeditionary strength had advanced alongside a bloody studying curve, constructing refined techniques—small versatile formations, fire-and-maneuver and infiltration—for breaking the ditch battle stalemate. ultimately, the AEF built-in new guns like poison fuel, tanks and airplane into its offensive strategies and pioneered the mechanized mixed palms war nonetheless practiced by means of the U.S. military. The exploits of the 5th “Red Diamond” department exemplify this serious interval of development.
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