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Truman Smith (officer)
Truman Smith
Truman Smith
(August 25, 1893 – October 3, 1970) was a U.S. Army infantry officer, military attache, and intelligence officer. He collected valuable intelligence on German military capabilities while serving in Berlin
Berlin
before World War II. During the war, he was a personal advisor to General George C. Marshall. He influenced the establishment of the new Bundeswehr
Bundeswehr
to play a role in the Cold War.Contents1 Early life and career 2 U.S. Army 3 Retirement 4 Awards4.1 Distinguished Service Medal citation 4.2 Silver Star
Silver Star
citation5 Dates of rank 6 Publications 7 References 8 Further reading 9 External linksEarly life and career[edit] He was brought up and attended schools in Stamford, Connecticut. His father was killed in action at Cebu, Philippine Islands (February 1900)
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West Point, New York
West Point is the oldest continuously occupied military post in the United States. Located on the Hudson River
Hudson River
in New York, West Point was identified by General George Washington
George Washington
as the most important strategic position in America during the American Revolution. Until January 1778, West Point was not occupied by the military. On January 27, 1778, Brigadier General Samuel Holden Parsons and his brigade crossed the ice on the Hudson River
Hudson River
and climbed to the plain on West Point and from that day to the present, West Point has been occupied by the United States Army
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Schofield Barracks, Hawaii
Schofield Barracks is a United States Army installation and census-designated place (CDP) located in the City and County of Honolulu and in the Wahiawa District of the American island of Oʻahu, Hawaiʻi. Schofield Barracks lies adjacent to the town of Wahiawā, separated from most of it by Lake Wilson (also known as Wahiawā Reservoir). Schofield Barracks is named after Lieutenant General John McAllister Schofield, Commanding General United States Army August 1888 to September 1895. He had been sent to Hawaiʻi in 1872 and had recommended the establishment of a naval base at Pearl Harbor. Schofield Barracks has an area of 17,725 acres (72 km2) on Central Oʻahu. The post was established in 1908 to provide mobile defense of Pearl Harbor and the entire island. It has been the home of the 25th Infantry Division, known as the Tropic Lightning Division, since 1941 as well as the Command Headquarters for United States Army Hawaii (USARHAW)
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Coblenz
Koblenz
Koblenz
(German: [ˈkoːblɛnts] ( listen); French: Coblence), spelled Coblenz[2] before 1926, is a German city situated on both banks of the Rhine
Rhine
where it is joined by the Moselle. Koblenz
Koblenz
was established as a Roman military post by Drusus around 8 BC. Its name originates in the Latin
Latin
(ad) cōnfluentēs, meaning "(at the) confluence".[3] The actual confluence is today known as the "German Corner", a symbol of German reunification
German reunification
that features an equestrian statue of Emperor William I. The city celebrated its 2000th anniversary in 1992. After Mainz
Mainz
and Ludwigshafen
Ludwigshafen
am Rhein, it is the third largest city in Rhineland-Palatinate, with a population of c. 106,000 (2006)
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Military Attaché
A military attaché is a military expert who is attached to a diplomatic mission (an attaché). This post is normally filled by a high-ranking military officer who retains the commission while serving in an embassy. Opportunities sometimes arise for service in the field with military forces of another state.Contents1 History 2 See also 3 Notes and references 4 ReferencesHistory[edit] An early example was General Edward Stopford Claremont, the first British military attaché (at first described as "military commissioner"), who served in Paris for 25 years from 1856 to 1881. Though based in the embassy, he was attached to the French army command during the Crimean War
Crimean War
and later campaigns. The functions of a military attaché are illustrated by the American military attachés in Japan around the time of the Russo-Japanese war of 1904–1905
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Berlin
Berlin
Berlin
(/bɜːrˈlɪn/, German: [bɛɐ̯ˈliːn] ( listen)) is the capital and the largest city of Germany, as well as one of its 16 constituent states. With a steadily growing population of approximately 3.7 million,[4] Berlin
Berlin
is the second most populous city proper in the European Union
European Union
behind London
London
and the seventh most populous urban area in the European Union.[5] Located in northeastern Germany
Germany
on the banks of the rivers Spree
Spree
and Havel, it is the centre of the Berlin- Brandenburg
Brandenburg
Metropolitan Region, which has roughly 6 million residents from more than 180 nations.[6][7][8][9] Due to its location in the European Plain, Berlin
Berlin
is influenced by a temperate seasonal climate
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Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler
Hitler
(German: [ˈadɔlf ˈhɪtlɐ] ( listen); 20 April 1889 – 30 April 1945) was a German politician who was the leader of the Nazi Party
Nazi Party
(Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei; NSDAP), Chancellor of Germany
Chancellor of Germany
from 1933 to 1945 and Führer
Führer
("Leader") of Nazi Germany
Nazi Germany
from 1934 to 1945.[a] As dictator, Hitler
Hitler
initiated World War II
World War II
in Europe with the invasion of Poland in September 1939, and was central to the Holocaust. Hitler
Hitler
was born in Austria—then part of Austria-Hungary—and was raised near Linz. He moved to Germany
Germany
in 1913 and was decorated during his service in the German Army in World War I
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United States Army Infantry School
The United States Army
United States Army
Infantry
Infantry
School is located at Fort Benning, Georgia, is a school dedicated to training infantrymen for service in the United Stat
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Ft. Benning, Georgia
Units and tenant units198th Infantry Brigade 199th Infantry Brigade 194th Armored Brigade 316th Cavalry Brigade Airborne and Ranger Training Brigade Henry Caro Noncommissioned Officer Academy 14th Combat Support Hospital, 44th Medical Brigade Task Force 1-28, 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team 75th Ranger Regiment Army Marksmanship Unit 283d MCOE Band 17th Air Support Operations Squadron, USAF Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation
Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation
(WHINSEC) United States Army
United States Army
Armor School United States Army
United States Army
Infantry School Martin Army Community HospitalLocation of Fort Benning
Fort Benning
in Georgia Fort Benning
Fort Benning
is a United States Army
United States Army
base straddling the Alabama-Georgia border next to Columbus, Georgia
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Command And General Staff School
The United States
United States
Army Command and General Staff College
College
(CGSC or, obsolete, USACGSC) at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, is a graduate school for United States
United States
Army and sister service officers, interagency representatives, and international military officers
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Ft. Leavenworth
Fort Leavenworth
Fort Leavenworth
is a United States Army
United States Army
installation located in Leavenworth County, Kansas, immediately north of the city of Leavenworth, in the northeast part of the state. Built in 1827, it is the oldest active United States Army
United States Army
post west of Washington, DC, and the oldest permanent settlement in Kansas.[1] Fort Leavenworth
Fort Leavenworth
has been historically known as the "Intellectual Center of the Army."[2] Fort Leavenworth
Fort Leavenworth
was also the base of African-American soldiers of the U.S. 10th Cavalry Regiment of the United States Army, formed on 21 September 1866 at Fort Leavenworth
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United States Army War College
The United States Army
United States Army
War College (USAWC) is a U.S. Army educational institution in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, on the 500-acre (2 km²) campus of the historic Carlisle Barracks.[2] It provides graduate-level instruction to senior military officers and civilians to prepare them for senior leadership assignments and responsibilities.[3] Each year, a number of Army colonels and lieutenant colonels are considered by a board for admission.[4][3] Approximately 800 students attend at any one time, half in a two-year-long distance learning program, and the other half in an on-campus, full-time resident program lasting ten months.[3] Upon completion, the college grants its graduates a master's degree in Strategic Studies.[3] Army applicants must have already completed the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, the required Professional Military Education for officers in the rank of major
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27th Infantry Regiment (United States)
Philippine–American War Banana Wars Russian Civil WarSiberian ExpeditionWorld War IIBattle of Pearl Harbor Guadalcanal
Guadalcanal
Campaign New Georgia Campaign Philippines Campaign (1944–45)Korean WarBattle of Pusan
Pusan
PerimeterVietnam WarTet OffensiveOperation Golden Pheasant Operation Just Cause Gulf War Iraq War Afghanistan WarCommandersNotable commanders Lewis MillettInsigniaDistinctive unit insigniaU.S
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Washington, D.C.
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia
District of Columbia
and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States of America.[4] Founded after the American Revolution
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U.S. 4th Infantry Regiment
Tecumseh's WarBattle of TippecanoeCreek War Seminole WarsBattle of Negro Fort Siege of Fort BarrancasBlack Hawk War Rogue River Wars Yakima War Puget Sound
Puget Sound
WarBattle of SeattleWar of 1812Siege of Detroit Battle of PlattsburghMexican WarBattle of Palo Alto *Battle of Resaca de la Palma Battle of MontereyPig War American Civil WarBattle of Yorktown Battle of Gaines Mill Second Battle of Bull Run Battle of Antietam Battle of Fredericksburg Battle of Chancellorsville Battle of Gettysburg Battle of the Wilderness Battle of Spotsylvania Court House Battle of Cold Harbor Siege of PetersburgSioux WarsFort Reno Skirmish Battle of Prairie Dog Creek Battle of Rosebud Meeker massacreSpanish WarBattle of El Caney Siege of SantiagoFilipino War World War IWestern FrontWorld War II Iraq War Afghanistan WarInsigniaDistinctive unit insigniaU.S
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Military Intelligence
Military intelligence
Military intelligence
is a military discipline that uses information collection and analysis approaches to provide guidance and direction to assist commanders in their decisions. This aim is achieved by providing an assessment of data from a range of sources, directed towards the commanders' mission requirements or responding to questions as part of operational or campaign planning
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