Essays Tagged: "chief of staff"

The Roswell Incident

Army Air Field, Colonel William Blanchard, who later went on to become a four-star general and Vice Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force. That the weather balloon story was a cover-up has bee ...

(5 pages) 137 0 5.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Op-Center: Divide and Conquer by Tom Clancey

he went back because he couldn't live without it. Paul Hood would be classified as a workaholic.The Chief of Staff (Red Gable), the Vice President (Charles Cotten) and Secretary of the State (Jack Fen ...

(2 pages) 25 0 4.2 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Battle Analysis of Khorramshahr, Iran-Iraq War, 1980 Using Military Doctrine and my studies on the region I was to analyze any battle during the last 40 decades in the Middle East.

Khorramshahr, Iran-Iraq War, 1980InsightEver since the General Shinseki was appointed as the Army's Chief of Staff, a huge debate has spawned as to 'light' versus 'heavy', which, in the more common ex ... the built-up inner city. They had not penetrated but a short distance when they encountered Iranian Chieftain tanks occupied in prepared battle positions, and were further repelled when Iranian counte ...

(6 pages) 102 3 3.6 Sep/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Dwight D Eisenhower's presidency with bibliography

nd help and aid to the French. He did not use nuclear weapons even when his advisers from the Joint Chief of Staff told him he should. He did not join France in their attempt to suppress an uprising i ...

(2 pages) 65 0 3.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

Schlieffen plan: What it was, what happened and it's consequences.

plan was devised by Alfred von Schlieffen (hence the name) , when he devised it he was German Army Chief of Staff, in 1905, the plan was German which they would use to avoid a war on two fronts (Russ ...

(4 pages) 37 0 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Battle Of Nashville

of December 14, Thomas informed Maj. Gen. Henry W. Halleck, acting as Maj. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant's chief of staff, that he would attack the next day. Thomas planned to strike both of Hood's flanks. B ...

(2 pages) 728 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Blitzkrieg. Explains how Germany's Blitzkrieg came to be the most dominating force in WWII and the history of tanks in Germany

le manage to take over so much land?The answer starts in Britain, 1919. Colonel John Fuller was the chief of staff of the British Tank Corps. He was disappointed by the lack of tanks used during the G ... the rear carrying a machine-gun.Germany had another problem. Blitzkrieg required a mobile army. The Chief of Army Command, Hans von Seeckt, took on this task. Seeckt remolded the army from the traditi ...

(3 pages) 19 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Blitzkrieg

to Hitler or the German generals, it was actually invented around 1920 by Colonel John Fuller, the chief of staff of the British Tank Corps. Fuller further developed his ideas in his books, Reformati ...

(6 pages) 18 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

German Unification

eep her divided. Then in 1871 conditions occurring in Europe allowed King William 1 of Prussia, his chief minister Otto Van Bismarck, and his General Chief of Staff, Helmuth von Moltke to act, bringin ...

(8 pages) 37 0 3.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

My lai massacre

icket and was told he was going to Washington, D.C. In Washington Calley is met and questioned the Chief of Staff. He later finds out that he’s being questioned for murder at My Lai 4. Word gets ...

(3 pages) 352 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science