Worst Mistakes In U.S. Military History

Oct 30, 2017 at 4:46 pm |


The United States has been through their fair share of military successes over the past few centuries, but at the same time, there have also been some pretty bad setbacks. Compared to other countries, the U.S. hasn’t really suffered any incredibly significant setbacks, but that doesn’t mean they don’t make any mistakes.

Here are some pretty good examples of when the U.S. military had some big problems with their strategic plans. Nobody is perfect!

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Wars are won when someone makes a mistake, but has the United States ever been on the bad end of a costly error?