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Mud soldiers

life inside the new American Army

by Wilson, George C.

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Published by Collier Books, Collier Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Toronto, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army -- Military life.,
    • United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 16th. Battalion, 2nd. Charlie Company -- History.,
    • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Regimental histories -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementGeorge C. Wilson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsU766 .W475 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination276 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages276
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1868226M
      ISBN 100020710518
      LC Control Number90026532
      OCLC/WorldCa22892162

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      It does indeed feature soldiers doing their duty, not reacting much to all the billowing smoke that they have caused through rampant bursts of artillery. One curious quality about Mud and Soldiers is the way that it avoids explicit bloodshed. A soldier gets shot in the thigh, but we do not see the actual act. A site dedicated to book lovers providing a forum to discover and share commentary about the books and authors they enjoy. Author interviews, book reviews and lively book commentary are found here. Discussion Questions Mudbound. two wives and mothers, and two soldiers. Compare and contrast the ways in which these parallel characters.

      "Mud Soldiers" chronicles a major change in the training of soldiers within the U.S. Army. The old "brown shoe" Army training procedures -- the Spartan way -- has been replaced by a new system. The physical and mental abuse by Drill Sergeants (rationale -- to tough up the troops)has been replaced by a new, softer "candy" Drill Sergeant johnsonout.coms: 1. Albert's father sells Joey to the army where the beautiful, red-bay horse is trained to charge the enemy, drag heavy artillery, and carry wounded soldiers not much older than Albert off of johnsonout.comt the clamoring of guns and slogging through the cold mud, Joey wonders if the war will ever end.


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Eventually, "Pits" stayed behind on the ground, getting as many wounded soldiers into helicopters as he could and, when the helicopters could no longer safely land, he tended to as many wounded as he could, collected and distributed weapons and ammo and, ultimately, took up a.

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Long as I remember the rain been comin down. Clouds of mystery pourin confusion on the ground. Good men through the ages, tryin to find the sun; And I wonder, still I wonder, who'll stop the rain.

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was the year we practically doubled our troops on the ground and we stopped pretending we were there to advise the South Vietnamese Army and we put enough troops in to do the operations ourselves. So it became an American War in because we. Jun 01,  · "Mud Soldiers" chronicles a major change in the training of soldiers within the U.S.

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It is based on the novel of the same name by Ashihei Hino. Cast. Isamu Kosugi; ReferencesDirected by: Tomotaka Tasaka. The Mud Soldier was an artwork by Damian and Killian Van Der Velden (Grofweg Architecten) displayed in Trafalgar Square.

It was commissioned to commemorate the th anniversary of the Battle of Passchendaele. The sculpture, depicting a First World War soldier seated on a bedroll, was constructed from sand and mud taken from Flanders Fields. A crackling, sweat-stained report on hard times within the AVF (All Volunteer Force); from the Washington Post military correspondent who vivified the sailor's life in Super Carrier ().

To research this work, Wilson, who admits to being a ""year-old-plus,"" crawled right into the heat and muck of infantry training with the odd ""raw recruits"" of Delta Company at Fort Benning.Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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