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Lost Unconventional Warfare Lessons from the Yugoslav Front

  title={Lost Unconventional Warfare Lessons from the Yugoslav Front},
  author={Michael Adorjan},
Abstract : During the early years of the Cold War, the United States Army developed the new doctrine of Unconventional Warfare. This doctrine focused on U.S. soldiers working through and with indigenous guerrilla units to achieve tactical successes in support of the larger theater campaign. However, these early doctrine writers failed to incorporate three key lessons from the guerrilla war fought in Yugoslavia (1941-1945). The lessons were the selection and employment of the right people as… Expand
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