The Military Unpreparedness of the United States (1915) by Frederic Louis Huidekoper

The Military Unpreparedness of the United States (1915)

byFrederic Louis Huidekoper

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Book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1915. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... "August 21.-- Four batteries, Third Artillery, on the Hancock, arrived at Taku." 104. Annual report, dated November 30, 1900, pp. 12-13. 105. General Chaffee's report, p. 61. The orders regulating his conduct of the American forces, issued on June 30th and July 10th, are set forth in the Report of the Secretary of War for 1900, pp. 14-16. The orders of July 19th informed him that the President had that day appointed him Major General of volunteers. 106. Report of the Secretary of War for 1900, p. 16; Report of the Adjutant-General for 1900, p. 12. General Dorward, in writing on July 15, 1900, to the ranking officer of the American forces, said: "I desire to express the high appreciation of the British troops of the honor done them in serving alongside their comrades of the American Army during the long and hard fighting of the 13th instant and the subsequent capture of Tientsin city, and of my own appreciation of the high honor accorded to me by having them under my command. "The American troops formed part of the front line of the British attacks and so had more than their share of the fighting that took place. The ready and willing spirit of the officers and men will always make their command easy and pleasant, and when one adds to that the steady gallantry and power of holding on to exposed positions which they displayed on the 13th instant, the result is soldiers of the highest class."--Report of the Secretary of War for 1900, pp. 16-17. 107. Report of the Secretary of War for 1900, pp. 18-19. 108. Lieutenant General Linievitch and his Chief of Staff, Major General Vasilcwski, of the Russian forces; Lieutenant General Yamagutchi and the Chief of Staff, Major General Fukushima, of the Japanese; Lieutenant General Gaselee and the Chief of Staff, Major General Barr...

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Title:The Military Unpreparedness of the United States (1915)Format:PaperbackDimensions:404 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.9 inPublished:August 16, 2009Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217598439

ISBN - 13:9780217598439

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