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Title Military memories : draft era veterans recall their service / edited by Donald Zillman
Published London, UK : Anthem Press, 2022


Description 1 online resource (xi, 185 pages)
Contents Bios of contributors -- Section I. Introduction -- Section II. America raises its military forces -- Section III. Personal recollections. Eugene R. Fidell; Tom Mackie; Mick McBee; Arne Salvesen; Leif Salvesen; Paul Strieby; John Tewhey; Donald Zillman -- Section IV. Perspectives on today's military. The draft and the all-volunteer force; Our shared experiences; The contemporary American military; Decisions for the government about a renewed draft; The extraordinary events of 2020-22
Summary "This book describes eight American military veterans of the Vietnam/Cold War era and describes their service and its influence on their lives."-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Donald Zillman is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin (BS), the University of Wisconsin Law School (JD), and the University of Virginia Law School (LLM). Following service as a Law Clerk to Federal Court of Appeals Judge James M. Carter he was commissioned as a Captain in the Army Judge Advocate General's Corps. Following JAG School basic training he was assigned to the JAG School at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. There he served as the editor of the Military Law Review and as a faculty member in the Civil Law Division
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Subject Draft -- United States
Draftees -- United States -- Biography
Armed Forces
Armed Forces -- Military life
SUBJECT United States -- Armed Forces -- History.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Military life.
United States -- History, Military -- 20th century.
United States -- History, Military -- 21st century.
Subject United States
Genre/Form Biographies
Military history
Form Electronic book
Author Zillman, Donald N., editor.
ISBN 9781839986468