Military History Digest #335

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Medieval:

  • The Invisible Hand of Conquest How Smallpox Defeated Armies, Toppled Empires & Changed History - MilitaryHistoryNow.com https://militaryhistorynow.com/2020/03/14/the-invisible-hand-of-conquest-how-smallpox-defe...

 

First World War:

  • This Wwi Helmet May Outperform Modern Ones Against Shock Waves https://www.armytimes.com/news/your-army/2020/02/14/this-wwi-helmet-may-outperform-modern-...

 

Interwar:

  • Counterinsurgency Operations: A Perspective From Italian History | RealClearDefense https://www.realcleardefense.com/2020/03/14/counterinsurgency_operations_a_perspective_fro...

  • The Public Charge Rule and Immigrants Fleeing Nazi Germany | Time https://time.com/5712367/wwii-german-immigration-public-charge/

 

Second World War:

  • A House in the Mountains Tells Little-Known World War Ii Story of Italian Women Fighting for Freedom - oregonlive.com https://www.oregonlive.com/books/2020/01/a-house-in-the-mountains-tells-little-known-world...

  • Book Review: A15 Cruiser Mk. Vi Crusader Tank a Technical History the Crusader Project https://rommelsriposte.com/2020/03/20/book-review-a15-cruiser-mk-vi-crusader-tank-a-techni...

  • H-Gram 040 https://www.history.navy.mil/about-us/leadership/director/directors-corner/h-grams/h-gram-...

  • Hamburg Camouflage Bombing - Big Think https://bigthink.com/strange-maps/hamburg-bombing-camouflage

  • History's Deadliest Air Raid Happened in Tokyo During World War Ii and You've Probably Never Heard of It - Cnn https://www.cnn.com/2020/03/07/asia/japan-tokyo-fire-raids-operation-meetinghouse-intl-hnk...

  • Leaders of the Deep: Top Wwii Submariners and Their Submarines | the Sextant https://usnhistory.navylive.dodlive.mil/2017/03/28/leaders-of-the-deep-top-wwii-submariner...

  • Naval History Blog Blog Archive the Life & Service of a World War 2 Mine Warfare Sailor. Part 7 https://www.navalhistory.org/2020/02/18/the-life-service-of-a-world-war-2-mine-warfare-sai...

  • Naval History Blog Blog Archive the Life & Service of a World War 2 Mine Warfare Sailor. Part 8 https://www.navalhistory.org/2020/03/17/the-life-service-of-a-world-war-2-mine-warfare-sai...

  • The Man Who Wont Let the World Forget the Firebombing of Tokyo - The New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/09/magazine/the-man-who-wont-let-the-world-forget-the-fire...

  • We Hated What We Were Doing: Veterans Recall Firebombing Japan - the New York Times https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/09/magazine/we-hated-what-we-were-doing-veterans-recall-fi...

 

Cold War:

  • https://www.vietnamwar50th.com/assets/1/7/VW50th_POW_Posters_7-10-19.pdf https://www.vietnamwar50th.com/assets/1/7/VW50th_POW_Posters_7-10-19.pdf

  • Infiltrating Inchon Meet the U.S. Navy Officer Who Snuck Ashore Two Weeks Before the Invasion - MilitaryHistoryNow.com https://militaryhistorynow.com/2020/03/24/infiltrating-inchon-meet-the-u-s-navy-officer-wh...

 

Naval:

  • H-040-1: Radm Theodore E. Chandler https://www.history.navy.mil/about-us/leadership/director/directors-corner/h-grams/h-gram-...

  • How Computational Poweror Its Absenceshaped World War Naval Battles | Ars Technica https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2020/03/how-analog-computational-power-shaped-naval-battle...

  • Naval History Blog Blog Archive the Strike Cruiser https://www.navalhistory.org/2020/02/04/the-strike-cruiser

  • Norman's Corner: The Father of Aegis | Naval Historical Foundation https://www.navyhistory.org/2013/12/normans-corner-the-father-of-aegis/

  • Why Did Restorers Search a Civil War Battleship's Guns for the Remains of a Black Cat? | Smart News | Smithsonian Magazine https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/major-step-restoration-civil-war-ironclads-canno...

 

Thematic/Misc:

  • 17 March 1969 - This Day in Aviation https://www.thisdayinaviation.com/17-march-1969/

  • Tell This to the Marines: Gender and the Marine Corps - War on the Rocks https://warontherocks.com/2020/03/tell-this-to-the-marines-gender-and-the-marine-corps/

  • The Leavenworth Heresy? - Us Army War College War Room https://warroom.armywarcollege.edu/articles/the-leavenworth-heresy/

  • The Man Whos Flown Everything | Flight Today | Air & Space Magazine https://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/the-man-whos-flown-everything-57719824/

  • Why Military Officers Are Failing - Us Army War College War Room https://warroom.armywarcollege.edu/articles/why-military-officers-are-failing/

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