Originally Posted by Narrow Head
This man deserves credit for more than just the victory of Desert Storm he also deserves some of the credit for restoring public confidence in the American military. His leadership in Desert Storm led to victory couped with low American casualties restored the US military's reputation that was severely tarnished by Vietnam.
Rest in peace General...Sir.
This is a great point. The overall moral and public confidence of the military was low during the 70s and 80s.
After the great success of Desert Storm the popularity of the military and veterans were high. Vets were treated completely different than Vietnam vets.
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