Essays Tagged: "First lieutenant"

Recon Force: Lightning Strike by Charles Ryan. In the essay it talks about how the main character First Lieutenant John "Red" Parnell gets through issues by thinking of how it was before the war.

Recon Force: Lightning Strike by Charles Ryan - October 2003First Lieutenant John "Red" Parnell was the leader of Blue Team under the Command of Lieutenant Colo ... ook Things Fall Apart. Many similarities come from their pride and trust in themselves. "One of the first things he had encountered when he cam to Recon Force was the difficulty of handling volunteers ... ers. Such men were too individualistic, too independent. That's was why they had volunteered in the first place. That and a restlessness engendered by the boredom of military routine. But when Red got ...

(6 pages) 21 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A Chronology of Treaty Negotiations in Canada with emphasis in British Columbia

olumbia will retain authority over land and resources. Joseph Trutch is appointed as the province's first Lieutenant Governor (Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs).1876 - Indian Act is established. The Act ... ent but they were turned away (Ministry of Aboriginal Affairs).1890 - The Nisga'a established their first Land Committee to begin the campaign for recognition of territorial rights (Ministry of Aborig ...

(5 pages) 67 0 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

"The Things They Carried" by Tim O'Brian

y the soldiers and the equipment they used, the story follows a plot about a platoon of men lead by First Lieutenant Jimmy Cross. In the climax of the story, one of Cross's men, Ted Lavender, wandered ... flak jacket, and an M-16 assault rifle. All of these items were carried for two simple reasons: the first for survival the other to provide deadly force. Killing was of course their job, and along wit ...

(2 pages) 89 0 5.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Lieutenant Cross' Change of Heart

d the soldiers get through each day and take their minds off the circumstances of the war. However, First Lieutenant Jimmy Cross' love for Martha often occupied his thoughts, and this eventually resul ... nd this eventually results in Jimmy changing the way he leads the soldiers under his command in war.First Lieutenant Jimmy Cross is probably the type of lieutenant that every soldier would like to hav ...

(4 pages) 32 0 4.3 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Analysis of the importance of the experiences or behavior of Iago in "Othello".

deep resentment toward Othello as Iago believed that he would be promoted to the rank of Othello's first lieutenant; instead it was given to Cassio. "I follow him to serve my time upon him,/We cannot ... ause he has lost some part of his reputation and feels that he has been made to look foolish.Iago's first act of revenge is quickly started when he tells Roderigo to alert Desdemona's father so that t ...

(7 pages) 35 0 5.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Ukranian Coal Exploration

ewly formed company the Davis Guards. Frederick Odlum was the commander and he appointed Dowling as first lieutenant. The Davis Guards were made up of forty-two Irish born Texans. In February 1 ... uards enlisted in the Confederate Army. Unfortunately, the company found no respect for their whole first year. They were constantly reassigned along the Texas coast because no one wanted to fight wit ...

(3 pages) 310 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Is Gatsby a Tragic Hero?

ignificance.Ex. pg. 66 "“ "Then came the war old sport. "¦ I accepted a commission as a first lieutenant." -His obsession with Daisy is misguided. Jay Gatsby continually holds ...

(2 pages) 797 0 0.0 Jun/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Phillipine History - A First Hand Account

a war to brake out by March. Before he left to Mindanao, around December, my father was promoted to first lieutenant.I was in Pisig, Rizal for my High School preliminaries [exams]. When we heard a voi ... interrupted the music we were listening to as it said that the Japanese had bombed Pearl Harbor. My first thought was that Fort McKinnley would be attacked. Together With my friends I took the first s ...

(2 pages) 423 0 0.0 Jun/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Erwin Rommel

. Rommel soon went back to the regiment 124. Rommel became a platoon leader at the beginning of the First World War, where he had a hip injury. Rommel moves from second lieutenant to first lieutenant. ...

(1 pages) 1422 0 1.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History


ted States entered the World War I Truman entered U.S Army but came back to Missouri he was elected first lieutenant by the men of Missouri.After that Truman became a presiding judge after a long batt ... on. He embarked on a cross-country whistle-stop tour, defending his record no ones really knows who first said "Give 'me hell, Harry" but this phrase became the campaign slogan of 1948. Truman w ...

(3 pages) 6 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The things they carried 2

aggage of men who might die" (paragraph 77). The main characters in the story were First Lieutenant Jimmy Cross and Martha, a college student who wrote to him. The story flowed from b ...

(2 pages) 54 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

The massacre at My Lai is one of the many

followed his example and just started killing people. This was not the product of sane individuals.First Lieutenant Jimmy Cross, the commander of Alpha Company in The Things They Carried, was not men ...

(4 pages) 817 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare