20-H102 Military History ELO H.txt

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  1. Lebannon 1958
    • - Egyptian revolution (Abdul Nasser)
    • - Pan Arab Union
    • - Eisenhower want to preserve Leb. gov’t, sends in troops
  2. Dominican Republic, 1965-1966
    - LBJ sends in Marines to keep out Commies
  3. Mayaquez Incident 1975
    • - Ship seized by Khmer Rouge
    • - Ford sends Navy & Marines
    • - Ship recovered
  4. Beirut 1982-1984
    • - U.N. forces overseeing Israeli withdrawal
    • - Marines go ashore, operate from ships after 10 SEP
    • - 23 OCT: 241 Marines & Sailors killed in bombing
  5. Grenada 1983
    • - Students an excuse to push out Cubans
    • - Reveals joint operations deficiencies
  6. El Salvador 1984
    - Carter, Reagan give support to brutal regime
  7. Bosnia, Kosovo 1992-1994
    - Serbs aggressors
  8. Somalia 1992-1994
  9. Desert Shield/Storm Timeline
    • - 1990:
    • - - 2 AUG - Iraq invades Kuwait
    • - - U.N. imposes sanctions
    • - 1991
    • - - Jan: Air War
    • - - Feb: Ground War
    • - 1st Major Int’l conflict post Cold War
  10. Desert Shield/Storm Army
    • - Changed since Vietnam
    • - Few combat vets remain
  11. Desert Shield/Storm Coalitions
    • - Allied
    • - - 37 members
    • - - 10 provide combat forces
    • - Iraqi
    • - - Yemen, Sudan, Libya, Jordan
    • - - Only Iraq fought
  12. Desert Storm Operational Phases
    • - Strategic bombardment
    • - Gain air superiority (supremacy)
    • - Prepare for ground attack
    • - Air-Land battle
  13. Desert Storm Air Attack
    • - Allies: 2,514 aircraft
    • - Apaches attack radar
    • - - F15E hit SCUDs in W. Iraq that were targeting Israel
    • - - Computer virus in Iraq air defense systems
    • - F-117, B52G strikes
  14. Desert Storm Ground War
    • - 527,000 U.S. troops
    • - Left Hook: 24 FEB 91
    • - Cease fire: 28 FEB 91
  15. Desert Storm Logistics
    • - Daily supply requirements
    • - - 5.6m gals fuel
    • - - 3.3m gals water
    • - - 6,075 tons ammo
  16. Desert Shield/Storm Key Systems
    • - M1 Abrams
    • - MLRS
    • - Bradley
    • - Apache
    • - Satellite GPS
    • - Computers
    • - Stealth aircraft
    • - Missile defense (Patriot)
    • - J-STARS (ground-looking aerial radar)

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