A problem solver at the White House
Charleston Post Courier
It was lost in Washington, D.C.” He cited decisions made between 1963 and 1965, micromanagement by President Johnson and his top aides, deliberate lies about the war's progress, success and cost, and Gen. William Westmoreland's “strategy of attrition.
Today in Memphis and World History: February 21
The Commercial Appeal
William C. Westmoreland, commander of U.S. Forces in South Vietnam, stands beneath a three combat-ready Hawk antiaircraft missiles at Da Nang, Vietnam, Feb. 21, 1965. The General is inspecting two batteries of U.S. Marine Corps Hawks. (AP Photo) ...
Leaders experience for juniors
Greensburg Daily News
Notable West Point graduates have included Presidents Ulysses Grant and Dwight Eisenhower; Generals Robert E. Lee, Douglas MacArthur, George Patton, William Westmoreland, Norman Schwarzkopf; CIA Director Mike Pompeo; US Senator Jack Reed ...
Dennis Marek: How our lives often are intertwined
Kankakee Daily Journal
William Westmoreland for a debriefing at airbase in Saigon. He knew exactly what I was talking about. The unused alternate ending had interesting jibes back and forth between Moore and McNamara. One memorable one was when McNamara stated after ...