Thursday, March 24, 2016

On this day in 1774 . . .

George III reissued the Articles of War. The 1774 Articles were the model for the American Articles of War approved the following year by the Continental Congress. American military justice continues to be significantly influenced by the commander-centric concept at the heart of the 1774 Articles.

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