Jack McCain

Lieutenant Jack McCain, United States Navy, is a helicopter pilot with operational experience in Guam, Japan, Brunei, the Persian Gulf, and the Western Pacific and is a Graduate of the United States Naval Academy and Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service. He is currently assigned as an instructor at the United States Naval Academy. The opinions he expresses in this paper are his own and represent no U.S. Government or Department of Defense positions.

The war saw the engagement of South African, Namibian, Angolan, Cuban, Soviet, Chinese and even American forces in an array of operations and offensives.