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Why the French shot Mata Hari

I learned recently (from the article about tank evolution in the December issue of ARMY magazine) that during World War I, Mata Hari was convicted of giving the Germans information on British tank construction.

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Advice for adjusting vets: Find other vets

In the September issue of ARMY magazine, there’s an interesting comment from former Sgt. Robert Vessels, who did tours in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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At the end of Ia Drang battle

In this newsclip, Army Lt. Col. Hal Moore is amazingly coherent after three days of fighting. (HT to JT)

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