Reminiscences of Conrad S. Babcock : the old U.S. Army and the new, 1898-1918 /

The son of an army officer, Conrad S. Babcock graduated from West Point in 1898, just in time for the opening of the Spanish-American War. Because of his father's position, he managed to secure a place in the force that Major General Wesley Merritt led to Manila to secure the city. The Philippi...

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Main Author: Babcock, Conrad S. 1876-1950.
Other Authors: Ferrell, Robert H.
Format: Book Electronic
Published:Columbia, Mo. : University of Missouri Press, ©2012.
Series:American military experience series.
Online Access:EBSCO eBook Subscription Academic Collection. Access for Greenville College users.
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Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • Manila and Iloilo
  • Insurrection
  • Assignments
  • More of the same
  • Soissons I
  • Soissons II
  • Tactics
  • The new Army
  • Suggested further reading about World War I
  • Index.