TITLE

Should The U.S.A. Adopt a Program of Universal Military Training? Pro

AUTHOR(S)
Ketchum, Omar B.
PUB. DATE
October 1947
SOURCE
Congressional Digest;Oct47, Vol. 26 Issue 10, p250
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a testimony delivered by the author on June 16, 1947, before the U.S. House Committee on Armed Services. Modern warfare, keeping pace with the advance of science, requires the maximum of preparedness and training. The strength and skill to strike the first blow or to withstand the first staggering shock is vital and essential. Universal military training program makes it necessary that the youngster take the basic training and select some of the alternatives for the remainder of the training, it does not make him a member of the armed forces.
ACCESSION #
12326571

 

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