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    Interesting Milweb learning

    Random stuff I and others find

    I'll start

    http://companyleader.themilitarylead.../06/tdg_19-08/
    "Are they trying to shoot down the other drone? "

    "No, they're trying to fly the tank"

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    Looking back at twitter on this one the right answer was briefing "Action on No Comms" in the orders group beforehand .... get mission command working for YOU folks lol
    "Are they trying to shoot down the other drone? "

    "No, they're trying to fly the tank"

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    Here's a classic - the Defence of Duffer's drift https://www.gutenberg.org/files/2484...-h/24842-h.htm if you cant learn from this I dont know what to tell you
    "Are they trying to shoot down the other drone? "

    "No, they're trying to fly the tank"

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    Quote Originally Posted by trellheim View Post
    Here's a classic - the Defence of Duffer's drift https://www.gutenberg.org/files/2484...-h/24842-h.htm if you cant learn from this I dont know what to tell you
    That's a find!!
    'He died who loved to live,' they'll say,
    'Unselfishly so we might have today!'
    Like hell! He fought because he had to fight;
    He died that's all. It was his unlucky night.
    http://www.salamanderoasis.org/poems...nnis/luck.html

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    Isnt it though, a real product of its time. You can see where all the Fighting Fantasy books came from.

    The lessons (if you filter out the casual racism) are timeless though and should be taught as any practical principles of defence exercise
    "Are they trying to shoot down the other drone? "

    "No, they're trying to fly the tank"

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    Quote Originally Posted by trellheim View Post
    Isnt it though, a real product of its time. You can see where all the Fighting Fantasy books came from.

    The lessons (if you filter out the casual racism) are timeless though and should be taught as any practical principles of defence exercise
    Yea, if you tried putting it unedited in a reading list, it would be murder!

    An interesting exercise is reading it for the first time while figuring out his mistakes. I got a few of them.
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    'He died who loved to live,' they'll say,
    'Unselfishly so we might have today!'
    Like hell! He fought because he had to fight;
    He died that's all. It was his unlucky night.
    http://www.salamanderoasis.org/poems...nnis/luck.html

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    New US Army ADP6 - Mission Command, Command and Control of Army Forces ( July 2019 ).

    https://armypubs.army.mil/epubs/DR_p...ujm41MRcRsvSeA

    Updates a lot of ideas to match whats happening in techspace
    "Are they trying to shoot down the other drone? "

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    An oldie

    https://www.rand.org/content/dam/ran...2007/N2628.pdf

    Study by RAND group in 1987. Study which proves value of recon in the hasty and deliberate attack . Well worth a read ; vehicles are mostly outdated but the ideas are not. The hard data is difficult to argue with
    "Are they trying to shoot down the other drone? "

    "No, they're trying to fly the tank"

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    Brand new - drone fleet at NTC https://twitter.com/LTCKilgoreJr/sta...63724540153857


    fking maddddd
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