World War I Is Long Gone, But Trench Warfare Isn't (I Saw It First-Hand)
The National Interest -

Robert Beckhusen

Security, Americas

The Army got a taste in 2015.

Key point: The creative use of resources and available space can keep readiness high.

“Target down!” Cadet Abigail Toth shouted after unleashing a spray of buckshot. She and Sgt. Marcus Montez moved through the enemy trench. The two soldiers tried to move quickly while navigating the labyrinth of narrow, winding pathways.

It was part of a trench clearing exercise on Aug. 4 with soldiers from the 555th Engineer Brigade’s 570th...

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