Two cinematic potboilers, Korean Patrol and A Yank in Korea, sugarcoated the ground combat while waving Old Glory but The Steel Helmet pushed aside the usual patriotic bromides and focused on the unsightly truths every ground-pounder
AWF1 Pangia and I were excited about being the first qualified ground-pounders
to perform a low-power engine turn after a modification.
I present it here, with my insulated, waterproof hat off to the hard-slogging ground-pounders
of the Ardennes, and all of World War II.
Mal O'Neill, assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology, said Nett Warrior brings to ground-pounders
what the F-22 Raptor brings to pilots and the Ml Abrams tank to tankers.