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  Mann (military rank) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mann, was a paramilitary rank used by several Nazi Party paramilitary organizations between 1925 and 1945.
The rank is most often associated with the S.S., and also as a rank of the SA where Mann was the lowest enlisted rank and was the equivalent of a Private.
An even lower rank, known as Anwärter, was established in the mid-1930s as a recruit or candidate position, held by an individual seeking an appointment as a Mann in a Nazi Party paramilitary organization.
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 iframe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Mann boldly crept to within rocket-launcher range of an enemy artillery position and, in the face of heavy enemy fire, destroyed an 88mm.
Fire from this machinegun and the other gun of the section was almost entirely responsible for stopping this enemy assault, and allowed the rifle platoon to which it was attached time to reorganize, assume positions on and hold the high ground gained during the day.
Minue in the face of inevitable death was unquestionably the factor that gave his company the offensive spirit that was necessary for advancing and driving the enemy from the entire sector.
www.anton-kemmeren.com /history230305-5.html   (20457 words)

 Books dealing with the 18th
Mann was one of seven men from Co. I cited for their bravery at the battle of Fredericksburg, fought on Dec. 13, 1862, by Lt. Col.
Mann, who weighed 96 pounds (normally 150) at the time of his parole, was admitted to the Division 1 Hospital, Annapolis, MD on March 9, 1865 and was admitted to Jarvis Gen. Hospital, Baltimore on March 14th, being diagnosed with Typhoid Fever.
Mann, age 72, died of Chronic Nephritis and Pulmanary Edema in Bolton, CT on March 2, 1916 and was buried at Pine Grove Cemetery, Milford, MA.
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Shwe Mann is reportedly seen as a reformer who has the confidence and support of both his superior officers and subordinates.
In 1992, Maung Bo was a colonel and the Tactical Operations Commander—2 of the Northern Military Region in Myitkyina, Kachin State, under the command of Maj -Gen Kyaw Ba, one of the original SLORC members.
He became commander of the North-East Military Region in Lashio and was appointed a member of the SPDC in Nov 1997.
www.ibiblio.org /obl/docs/BA2003-04.htm   (1308 words)

 Online Bibliography of Military Leadership -- M
Mann, J. "Hadrian's Wall: the last phases." In P.J. Casey (ed.), The End of Roman Britain.
Marks, A. "A factor-analytic study of military leadership," Ph.D. 1959, University of Southern California.
Maskin, M.H. & Altman, L.L. "Military psychodynamics: psychological factors in the transition from civilian to soldier." Psychiatry, 1943, 6, 263-269.
www.west.asu.edu /vanfleet/milbib/milbibm.htm   (4132 words)

 Comparative military ranks - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Rank is a system of categorizing the hierarchy of an armed force.
Military rank for details on the history of the rank system.
The US rank is held by single track career specialists (ranking between Enlisted Ranks and 2nd Lieutenant) and have no NATO equivalent An RN Warrant Officer incorporated the former rank of Fleet Chief Petty Officer.
www.peacelink.de /keyword/Comparative_military_ranks.php   (477 words)

 Idi Amin killer file
Amin's military government accuses Obote and his regime of corruption, economic mismanagement, suppressing democracy, and failing to maintain law and order.
The size of the army is increased, and much of the country's budget is diverted from civilian to military spending.
Military tribunals are placed above the system of civil law, soldiers are appointed to top government posts, parliament is dissolved, and civilian Cabinet ministers are informed that they will be subject to military discipline.
www.moreorless.au.com /killers/amin.html   (3055 words)

 The Evolution of Preventive Medicine in the United States Army 1607-1939: Three Wars- The Sanitary Reform Movement ...
Uninterested in military medicine, the civilian physicians and surgeons of the day were ignorant of the diseases incident to armies, unfamiliar with the police and hygiene of camps, and inexperienced in the operation of military hospitals.
Its special significance for military preventive medicine was determinative, because it established a permanent central military medical organization within which a preventive medicine service could be developed, over the years, with conceptual continuity that persisted through periods of error, administrative failure, financial deprivation, changes in knowledge, and through wars.
The military achievement was a brilliant contrast to the dismal sanitary deficiencies.
history.amedd.army.mil /booksdocs/misc/evprev/ch5.htm   (4349 words)

 WORLD WAR II MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENTS (M-S)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Private Nakae’s extraordinary heroism and devotion to duty are in keeping with the highest traditions of military service and reflect great credit on him, his unit, and the United States Army.
Spotting another machine gun nest 100 yards to his right flank, he led the automatic rifle team toward the hostile position but was killed by a burst of machine gun fire.
Private Nakamine’s extraordinary heroism and devotion to duty are in keeping with the highest traditions of military service and reflect great credit on him, his unit, and the United States Army.
www.army.mil /CMH-PG/mohiib1.htm   (18110 words)

 CNN.com - Transcripts
MANN: North Korea says it was the United States that forced its hand by cutting off aid shipments of food and oil.
MANN: Whether he was bluffing or looking to protect his sovereignty, the United States was not sympathetic to Kim Jong Il's case.
MANN: Unlike Saddam Hussein, his colleague in the axis of evil, it appears that Kim Jong Il is out of imminent danger.
edition.cnn.com /TRANSCRIPTS/0302/08/pitn.00.html   (5776 words)

 Blair-Caldwell AARL: Research Archives - Finding Aids - Earl Mann Papers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Born in Iowa in 1886, Earl Mann attended business college in his home state, and then went on to serve in France and Germany during World War I, where he earned the rank of Lieutenant, a rank not attained by many African Americans at the time.
Mann was an active member of the American Legion and the Disabled American Veterans.
The Earl Mann Papers (1919-1968) include material relating to Mann's military career, personal life, and his involvement in public life as a member of the Colorado State Legislature.
www.denver.lib.co.us /aarl/archives/mann.html   (483 words)

 Blue Devils Research-Decorated Heros-Medal of Honor Citations of World War II-M
Private First Class Moto’s extraordinary heroism and devotion to duty are in keeping with the highest traditions of military service and reflect great credit on him, his unit, and the United States Army.
For extraordinary heroism and conspicuous gallantry m action above and beyond the call of duty as Petty Officer in Charge of a group of 24 Higgins boats, engaged in the evacuation of a battalion of marines trapped by enemy Japanese forces at Point Cruz Guadalcanal, on 27 September 1942.
Private First Class Muranaga’s extraordinary heroism and devotion to duty are in keeping with the highest traditions of military service and reflect great credit on him, his unit, and the United States Army.
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 Medal of Honor - Sergeant First Class Paul R. Smith   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Acting as lead scout, Private First Class Mann boldly crept to within rocket-launcher range of an enemy artillery position and, in the face of heavy enemy fire, destroyed an 88mm.
Unable to raise his arms, which were bandaged to his body, he yelled "grenade" and threw his body over the grenade, and as it exploded, died.
By his intrepidity and the extreme tenacity with which he held firm until death against overwhelming forces, Private First Class May killed at least 16 Japanese, was largely responsible for maintaining the American lines, and inspired his comrades to efforts which later resulted in complete victory and seizure of the mountain stronghold.
www.army.mil /medalofhonor/medal/citations22.htm   (18300 words)

 Inter Press Service News Agency
Mann, author of 'Rise of the Vulcans: The History of Bush's War Cabinet', predicts in an article in the 'foreign policy' section of the website of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace that the sceptics are likely to prevail.
Mann sees these constraints as dictating a more ''realist'' and multilateral approach, such as that long urged by Powell and former national security adviser Brent Scowcroft, even if the more-aggressive vision of U.S. global military domination remains at the heart of the new team.
But he does allow that the administration may still try to ''wield its military power in a way that doesn't require a lot of troops, such as through air strikes,'' an option that has already been contemplated for nuclear-related targets in Iran and North Korea.
www.ipsnews.net /print.asp?idnews=26221   (851 words)

 Mann - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Look up Mann in Wiktionary, the free dictionary
An Indian motion picture, filmed 1999 in " Bollywood ", entitled Mann.
A fairy chess piece that moves like a king but is not royal; the game is not won by its capture.
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 Asia Times Online :: Southeast Asia news and business from Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia and Vietnam
Thura Shwe Mann is in charge of the most important division, the northern region, while Maung Aye has been left as chief of the southern region, diplomats have said.
Than Shwe has taken control of the investigations, but his protege, Yangon commander and head of the new military intelligence branch, General Myint Swe, is in charge of the day-to-day operations with the help of the 11th Light Infantry Division based in the capital.
The witch-hunt against Khin Nyunt loyalists has upset many in the military and police, who are convinced that most of the charges are trumped-up and part of a campaign against the former military intelligence and their networks.
www.atimes.com /atimes/Southeast_Asia/GF03Ae03.html   (1191 words)

 WW I CASUALTY LIST SOLDIERS FROM COUNTY KILDARE The following list includes names of soldiers from County Kildare ...
Rank; Private, Labour Corps (formerly Royal Dublin Fusiliers).
Rank; Acting Lance-Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers, 2nd Batt.
Rank; Private, Royal Warwickshire Regiment, 1st Batt (formerly Hussars).
www.esatclear.ie /~curragh/casualty.htm   (2227 words)

 Adolf Eichmann   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Eichmann's transfer was granted in November of 1934, as he was promoted to the rank of Oberscharführer and assigned to the headquarters of the Sicherheitsdienst (SD) in Berlin.
Eichmann's office was expanded in late 1939 to cover the entirety of the German Reich and Eichmann was transferred from the SD to the Gestapo in 1940.
He was promoted to the rank of SS-Sturmbannführer in late 1940 and, less than a year later, Eichmann had been promoted to Obersturmbannführer.
www.infothis.com /find/Adolf_Eichmann   (2036 words)

 Juwanna Mann : - DVD Store
Juwanna Mann is aware of its own lack of originality, and it doesn't care--and that makes this routine comedy easy to enjoy, if not admire.
I know that the beginning of the part was a little carried away but it was still funny.
Juwanna Mann is one of those movies where you wonder what...the actors and director were thinking!
www.americasdvdstore.com /B00006LPH6/Juwanna_Mann.shtml   (557 words)

 MILITARY EXPERIENCES   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The county’s highest ranking officer was a Major General appointed by President Andrew Johnson at the conclusion of the Civil War.
It was during this final surge of military effort that brought WW II to an end in the Pacific that the heroism of PFC Brooks happened.
Aubrey was buried with full military honors at the side of his comrades-in-arms in a military cemetery located in eastern Belgium.
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 Sonoran News – May 26 – June 1, 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The Scottsdale woman, who prefers to remain anonymous, plans to donate the flight helmet, and other military artifacts, of Gen. Billy Mitchell to officials at the Mitchell Air Park in Milwaukee this summer.
The flight helmet and photos were among the military artifacts that were passed down to Gen. Mitchell’s grandnephew, Mitchell “Mitch” Michael Mann.
Billy Mitchell was demoted in rank from brigadier general to lieutenant colonel because of his criticism of the U.S. Army.
www.sonorannews.com /archives/2004-05/26-14.html   (302 words)

 Weighing in on Type 2 Diabetes in the Military: Characteristics of U.S. military personnel at entry who develop type 2 ...
Weighing in on Type 2 Diabetes in the Military: Characteristics of U.S. military personnel at entry who develop type 2 diabetes -- Paris et al.
the prevention of diabetes in both military and civilian populations.
among military members were similar to the general population.
care.diabetesjournals.org /cgi/content/full/24/11/1894   (3413 words)

 Democratic Voice of Burma
But recent reshuffles of six regional commanders, the increase in their rights to do things and the plan to move military HQs to Pyinmana make it questionable whether these commanders’ positions are necessary, according to military observers.
According to earlier reports, the SPDC chairman Gen Than Shwe is planning to promote Gen Shwe Mann to the rank of Lt Senior Gen in order to bring him up to the level of Maung Aye.
But in today’s newspapers, She Mann was mentioned with his previous rank, indicating that Gen Maung Aye is still powerful as ever.
english.dvb.no /news.php?id=4863   (291 words)

 Military.com -- Benefiting the US Army, US Navy, US Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard
Your military service has earned you valuable benefits.
Military working dogs, with their handlers, inspect cargo and luggage every day.
Military Mortgage Express® program can answer questions about credit, down payments, and the process of buying a home.
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 Tobias Mann
In August of 1998, I was drafted into the Swedish Military.
I was honorably discharged with the rank of Sergeant.
Following my service I was employed by the regiment as a navigational instructor charged with teaching practical and theoretical navigation to career officers.
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Military history of Egypt during World War II
Military history of Italy during World War II
Military of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
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 Springtime for Spooks? by Jim Lobe
Mann, author of Rise of the Vulcans: The History of Bush's War Cabinet, predicts in an article in the foreign policy section of the Web site of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace that the skeptics are likely to prevail.
That is not because the administration will be less hawkish in temperament; indeed, everything Bush has said since his reelection would suggest the opposite – but rather because it faces "a series of constraints – military, diplomatic, political and economic – that will curb its ability to launch new preventive wars," he argues.
The annual intelligence budget has reportedly increased from just under $30 billion four years ago to around $40 billion for fiscal year 2005.
www.lewrockwell.com /ips/lobe152.html   (908 words)

 Alderac Entertainment Group :: View topic - Foreign Military Rank
The PLA (People's Liberation Army) DID NOT HAVE a rank structure as we are familiar with it until 1986 or so.
Apparently they had a border skirmish with Vietnam in 1979 that shed light on a number of deficiencies within their military structure, such as it was.
Anyway, they have now adopted a rank structure including insignia, which if you understand Chinese characters can be found here
www.alderac.com /forum/viewtopic.php?t=3028&highlight=&sid=70b4054536433b5e4380d7d82295834d   (938 words)

 58th Profile Details
Wayne T. Mann joined the Royal Canadian Air Force in mid-1941.
Two of his brothers also served in the Air Force: Lt. Rudd V. Mann 1938-1942.
Johnnie L. Mann 1943-1946 -- 8th Air Force as ball turret gunner.
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 The Direct Line Descendents of Phillip George Zollmann
Washington House was built in 1860 of hand made bricks fired in a kiln and was originally used as the St. Charles Military School and then was closed after the Civil War.
It is still standing (1998) on the corner of 6th Street and First Capital Drive in St. Charles City, Missouri.
Mary Elisabeth changed her name back to Zollmann after divorcing 2nd husband Fritz August Koellner, and applied for and received a military pension from Phillip George Zollmann’s military service.
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