Saving Lives and Limbs
It's Time to Give the Marines a Dedicated Medivac Helicopter
Are Army infantry soldiers more important than Marines as human beings or as components of U.S. defense strategy? If this strikes you as a preposterous and insulting notion in 2006, more than six decades after Iwo Jima, consider the fact that Marines still do not have a dedicated medevac helicopter—a nicety of war that is all about saving limbs and lives and that Soldiers have had for many years.
It is time to change mede...
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