Sargent pushes back against the Marine Corps Commandant's combat warning:

Marines combat arms units were actually less likely to think the impact on unit effectiveness would be negative in an "intense combat situation." Under those circumstances, negative predictions from Marines combat arms units dropped from 58 percent to 48 percent -- less than half. In other words, the survey suggests a majority of the Marines combat arms units serving under Amos believe the opposite of what he said.

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