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" Staff, this strategy would involve us in the wrong war, at the wrong place, at the wrong time, and with the wrong enemy. "
Air & Space Power Journal fall 03 - Page 7
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Hearings, Reports and Prints of the Senate Committee on Armed ..., Volume 90

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Armed Services - Legislative hearings - 1968
...most widely misunderstood remarks in post war military history is General Bradley's oft-quoted ". . . wrong war, at the wrong place, at the wrong time, and with the wrong enemy . . ." made in reference to expanding the scope of the Korean War of the 50s. This remark was prompted...
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Military Situation in the Far East: Hearings Before the Committee on ..., Part 2

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Armed Services - Korean War, 1950-1953 - 1951 - 3691 pages
...are at war with us, I fail to understand your statement the other day, or the comment that, "it is the wrong war at the wrong place at the wrong time, and with the wrong enemy." It s.eems to me that the enemy is involved, and it might be the wrong place. Certainly, war at any...
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The Price of Power: America Since 1945

Herbert Agar - History - 1957 - 199 pages
...as MacArthur wished, would lead "to a larger deadlock at greater expense" and "would involve us in the wrong war at the wrong place at the wrong time and with the wrong enemy." Yet MacArthur's many comments to the press during that sad December filled the world with fear. The...
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Authorization for Military Procurement, Research and Developement, Fiscal ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Armed Services - 1968 - 1202 pages
...most widely misunderstood remarks in post war military history is General Bradley's oft-quoted ". . . wrong war, at the wrong place, at the wrong time, and with the wrong enemy . . ." made in reference to expanding the scope of the Korean War of the 50s. This remark was prompted...
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Crusade: The Untold Story of the Persian Gulf War

Rick Atkinson - History - 1993 - 575 pages
...particularly if he lured Israel into the fight. A generation earlier, Omar Bradley had warned against waging "the wrong war, at the wrong place, at the wrong time, and with the wrong enemy." Whatever policy failings had contributed to the crisis in the Persian Gulf, George Bush was now convinced,...
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Cases and Controversies in U.S. History

J. Weston Walch, Kate O'Halloran - History - 1993 - 130 pages
...the world. Frankly, in the opinion of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, this strategy would involve us in the wrong war, at the wrong place, at the wrong time, and with the wrong enemy. [Gen. Omar N. Bradley at Senate hearings, May 15, 1951] Questions 1. What arguments does General Bradley...
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The Logic of Force: The Dilemma of Limited War in American Foreign Policy

Christopher M. Gacek - Political Science - 1994 - 485 pages
...Asian war that might undermine that objective. As he said a general war with China "would involve us in the wrong war, at the wrong place, at the wrong time, and with the wrong enemy." 68 Because he did not want to let Korea fall to the Communists in North Korea and China, Bradley was...
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The Logic of Force: The Dilemma of Limited War in American Foreign Policy

Christopher M. Gacek - Political Science - 1994 - 485 pages
...Asian war that might undermine that objective. As he said a general war with China "would involve us in the wrong war, at the wrong place, at the wrong time, and with the wrong enemy."68 Because he did not want to let Korea fall to the Communists in North Korea and China, Bradley...
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The Faces of Power: Constancy and Change in United States Foreign Policy ...

Seyom Brown - History - 1994 - 658 pages
...much-quoted testimony of General Bradley (to extend the fighting in the mainland of Asia would "involve us in the wrong war, at the wrong place, at the wrong time, and with the wrong enemy"16) emphasises the operational effects on the prosecution of the war itself of the premise that...
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American Samurai: Myth and Imagination in the Conduct of Battle in the First ...

Rondo Etc Cameron, Craig M. Cameron - History - 1994 - 297 pages
...at the front.89 In the oft-quoted words of Joint Chiefs of Staffs chairman Omar Bradley, Korea was "the wrong war, at the wrong place, at the wrong time, and with the wrong enemy."90 War had become routinized in ways that destroyed the old forms of unit cohesion, redefined...
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