The British Army during the Second World War was, in 1939, a volunteer army,
that introduced ... The pre-war army was trained and equipped to be a small,
mechanised, ... structure and manpower was w...
Jul 10, 2006 ... Although American leaders recognized the possibility of war with Japan, they ...
Reliance on the Navy as the first line of national defense remained a ... Units in
the United States relocated to thirty demobilization centers around the .... War
Department with mobilization planning and preparation for the event ...
Aug 25, 2005 ... Although the United States did not participate in any major conflict ... For the Navy
another most important result of the War with Spain was .... The President had
selected Root primarily because he seemed well ... who would be free to devote
their full time to preparing military plans. .... Trained and equipped
The War of 1812 is perhaps the United States' least known con- ... dent James
Madison called for a war the country was ill-prepared to ... the unpreparedness of
America's Army and Navy at the conflict's ... well-trained units that America
eventually fielded. ... Although most American leaders recognized the necessity
May 30, 2002 ... Before it entered World War II, the United States committed itself to ... a new
departure in the military policy of the United States, although it .... under the most
auspicious circumstances the Army was ill prepared for any large-scale
operations. .... and equipped army of 1,400,000 men as well as greater naval.
Black soldier, white army : The 24th Infantry Regiment in Korea / by. William T. ...
Korean War, 1950–1953—Regimental Histories—United States. 2. United ...
transform understrength, ill-equipped, and inade- ... attacks of an aggressive and
well-prepared oppo- nent. ..... the Navy, although able to employ powerful carrier.
Although attacks came all along the border, the major North Korean thrust was in
the west ... The United States Army in Korea ultimately numbered some 300,000
men, ... Korea's forces paused briefly to regroup, then resumed their southward
drive. ... Communist regime and a well-trained, well-equipped North Korean army
The American Navy was particularly ill-equipped and undermanned, but Naval ...
refused to allow reorganization strategies to prepare for battle against Germany.
... Wilson told Congress that war with Germany would bring "peace without ... the
leaders of the Preparedness Movement showed that America's army, even ...
In the latter part of the nineteenth century the United States, hitherto largely
provincial in .... of negotiation preceding its outbreak, the country was militarily
most ill prepared. ... And while the individual soldier was well trained, the Army
lacked a .... fighting of the war fell to the much better prepared Navy, although last
Although his 13-year stint as secretary of the Treasury was the longest in the
nation's ... he urged relative moderation, argued that America must prepare for
war with ... of the navy and the creation of the provincial army,” noted historian
John Ferling. ... “Few persons served the United States as well as Gallatin, but his