By Jeffrey LaMonica
by means of war’s finish the yank Expeditionary strength had improved alongside a bloody studying curve, constructing refined techniques—small versatile formations, fire-and-maneuver and infiltration—for breaking the ditch battle stalemate. finally, the AEF built-in new guns like poison gasoline, tanks and plane into its offensive strategies and pioneered the mechanized mixed palms conflict nonetheless practiced via the U.S. military. The exploits of the 5th “Red Diamond” department exemplify this serious interval of development.
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American Tactical Advancement in World War I: The New Lessons of Combined Arms and Open Warfare by Jeffrey LaMonica