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Pershing arrived in France unfamiliar with large-scale warfare as it had rapidly evolved on the Western Front. S. division from Korea, but an attempt by the Carter administration to reduce U. Stung by Spanish intransigence, atrocities, and the sinking of the USS Maine by an unexplained explosion in Havana Harbor, the Congress pressured President McKinley to lead the nation into the Spanish–American War in April 1898. The majority of Russian troops were still equipped with muskets as opposed to rifles, which were more accurate and had a longer range.

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