Ep. 29 – Training to Win, with Col. Jonathan Neumann

June 28, 2017 00:32:23
Ep. 29 – Training to Win, with Col. Jonathan Neumann
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Ep. 29 – Training to Win, with Col. Jonathan Neumann
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Show Notes

In this episode, Capt. Jake Miraldi speaks to Col. Jonathan Neumann, the director of West Point's Department of Military Instruction and previously the commander of the 198th Infantry Brigade, responsible for training nearly 20,000 new infantrymen and mortarmen each year.

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