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“Many majors working in battalion S-3 slots see it as their mission to keep young captains in line.”

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“Many majors working in battalion S-3 slots see it as their mission to keep young captains in line.” — Capt. Garri Hendell in ARMY magazine, July 2015

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Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com.

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