World War 1 Unarmed Fighting Techniques

When America entered WW1 in 1917, it had a very small army. The last great call-up for fighting men had been the American Civil War. Suddenly, millions of men needed training in combat. The Army and Marines introduced concepts from boxing, wrestling, jujutsu and anything that could be cobbled together from sources. We will review the fighting techniques in which the soldiers were trained as they headed to Europe.

Location: Laughlin I Date: July 22, 2022 Time: 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm Gene Tausk