Raymond Allen of Popular Science Magazine, February 1944, wrote Can we make our soldiers tough enough? Noting that the United States Army had realized that they had a bunch of “softies” on their hands the Army proceeded to overhaul physical conditioning.
Tomorrow at The Escalator in The Abyss starting at 5:30 am we will work on our physical conditioning per Training Curricular 87 that was published by the War Department. Lets get ready for some calisthenics, guerrilla exercises, and running. Just what the Drill Sergeant ordered.