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Engineers at war

Adrian George Traas

Engineers at war

by Adrian George Traas

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Published by U.S. Army Center of Military History in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Adrian G. Traas
SeriesThe United States Army in Vietnam
ContributionsCenter of Military History
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS558.85 .T73 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24494967M
LC Control Number2010036741

WORLD WAR I: The 20th Engineer Regiment operated throughout France. Click on the map to the right to open a new window to see the locations of every company and battalion in the Regiment, as well as the Regimental headquarters in Tours. The 20th Engineers was the largest regiment ever to exist in the United States Army. In his book, Traas covers the entire history of Army engineers in their support of combat operations and in carrying out construction in Vietnam during the war. He shows how the engineers began with a handful of advisory detachments and grew to, at the height of the war, more than ten percent of the Army troops serving in South Vietnam.

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Military engineers construct bases, airfields, roads, bridges, ports, and hospitals. During peacetime before modern warfare, military engineers took the role of civil engineers by participating in the construction of civil-works projects. Nowadays, military engineers are almost entirely engaged in.

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Engineers of Victory is a fascinating nuts-and-bolts account of the strategic factors that led to Allied victory. Army Engineer activities in Southeast Asia, Between October and Marchmembers of the USACE Veterans Curation Program digitized approximately half of the slides and worked with caption lists to create a finding aid for the collection.

In MayOffice of History staff continued the project; in Augustan Office of History contractor converted the remaining. It tells the story of the hundreds of thousands of engineers who have supported airpower since The book conveys how engineers provided hundreds of bases during World War II, Korea, Vietnam, the Gulf War, and Operations ENDURING FREEDOM, and IRAQI FREEDOM while still operating and maintaining a global network of enduring, peacetime bases.Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Croucher, Richard.

Engineers at war. London: Merlin Press, © (OCoLC) Document Type.Engineers at War describes the experiences of engineers in support of combat operations and carrying out construction in a distant theater.

"The performance of United States Army Engineers in Vietnam, "wrote General Harold K. Johnson, the Army chief of staff, "adds another brilliant chapter to their history." The building effort in South Vietnam.