TITLE

GI JARGON

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Military History;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features several slang terms used in the history of warfare. Full battle rattle refers to a soldier's field gear, comprising weapons, armor, ammunition and other supplies, totaling close to 50 pounds. Groundhog Day refers to every day of one's tour. Soldiers refer to an Iraqi or any Middle Easterner haji.
ACCESSION #
25978024

 

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