By Steven T. Ross
As due to the the U.S.' new geostrategic surroundings, the armed companies needed to identify a method for the production of struggle plans to protect the country's pursuits opposed to attainable overseas aggression. A Joint military and military Board, verified in 1903, ordered the construction of warfare plans to accommodate genuine and power threats to American safety. every one significant state was once assigned a color: Germany used to be Black, nice Britain crimson, Japan Orange, Mexico eco-friendly and China Yellow. battle plans have been then devised in case Washington made up our minds to take advantage of strength opposed to those or different powers.
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American War Plans, 1890-1939 by Steven T. Ross