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To: batterycommander

Remember, Allen was a Field Artillery Battalion Commander, but his battalion was essentially employed as a provisional infantry battalion because his guns were so restricted to be practically useless. One gun per battery was more than sufficient to respond to approved calls for fire.


14 posted on 03/01/2016 7:53:14 PM PST by centurion316
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To: centurion316

Yes, in modern times artillery (and air strikes)have been severely handcuffed by the diversified, squeamished and transgendered command structure in the boutique brigades developed to fight the fair fight against the mooselimbs. Fort Sill has all but turned into a basic training base.


17 posted on 03/01/2016 8:39:28 PM PST by batterycommander (...Change your diaper, diaperhead. It's full of shiite.)
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