[LMB] Worldview (1)

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Mon Dec 12 23:33:49 GMT 2016


> On Dec 12, 2016, at 12:29 PM, WILLIAM A WENRICH <wawenri at msn.com> wrote:
> 
> I have read that if a truck full of American soldiers broke down, there was
> usually one or more soldiers that could at least try to fix it.
> If a British truck broke down they would contact the motor pool.

The huge advantage the U.S. had over the Germans was the Jeep.   The other thing that amazed them was how little U.S. soldiers depended upon the chain of command.   If it was unavailable, they still fought.


More information about the Lois-Bujold mailing list