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Henry Mucci - Leader of the Great Raid

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Lt. General Walter Kreuger selected Lt. Col. Henry Mucci to form a new, elite group of soldiers who would conduct hit-and-run raids deep behind enemy lines.  Because the Army needed these men to “range far and wide,” they would be known as "Rangers."

This image depicts Henry Mucci with his oft-present pipe. 


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Image online, courtesy Ranger Family.org

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