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The WAAC was changed to the WAC establishing it as a part of the Army and not an auxiliary by a second bill in July of 1943, signed in to law by President Roosevelt. They move fast, they usually have many written requirements, and the grading scales are no more forgiving than those of brick and mortar institutions. Strategic targets, after all, are typically more important than tactical ones. "However it was, things in the Hejaz went from bad to worse.

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