Cold War Conversations History Podcast

Defending the Pershing 2 nuclear missile

August 24, 2019 Season 3 Episode 77
Cold War Conversations History Podcast
Defending the Pershing 2 nuclear missile
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Cold War Conversations History Podcast
Defending the Pershing 2 nuclear missile
Aug 24, 2019 Season 3 Episode 77
Ian Sanders & Phil Logan
Phil Logan served in the US Army from 1986-1991 and was sent to Germany and assigned to the ground defence force for the Pershing II tactical nuclear missiles.
Show Notes

Phil Logan served in the US Army from 1986-1991.  He went through infantry school at Fort Benning, Georgia was sent to Germany and assigned to the ground defence force for the Pershing II tactical nuclear missiles.  He describes in some detail defence tactics including against Special Forces, the Red Army Faction and anti-nuclear demonstrators.

Phil was also there when the INF disarmament treaty was signed and recalls the Soviet inspectors visiting to verify the treaty obligations.

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So back to today’s episode. I’m delighted to welcome Phil Logan to Cold War Conversations.

Check out the videos relating to this episodein our show notes which are here https://coldwarconversations.com/episode77/