>Mike You said "So now may we hear about the American army
>on similar points? Comparisons of weights carried, what's standard and
>what isn't, etc. would be most enlightening."
>Sorry Mike, If you are looking to me for an answer , I can't help with the
>American Forces. (snip)
Oh, I realize that, it was more of a generic request to the list as a
whole. One can't be a specialist in everything. ;-)
>Some people have made comments that I must be nuts "giving" away the results
>of my twenty years of research, but I believe strongly in the saying that:
>"While knowledge may be considered power, failing to share knowledge is an
>abuse of power"
Amen brother (and sisters).
Michael Mathews -- Winona State University
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