Would You Regard this as a Formidable Military Force?709,000 regular (active duty) personel.
293,000 reserve troops.
8 standing army divisions
20 Air Force and Navy Wings with 2,000 combat aircraft
232 strategic bombers
19 strategic ballistic missile submarines with 3,114 nuclear warheads on 232 missiles.
500 ICBM’s with 1,950 warheads.
4 aircraft carriers and 121 surface combat ships and submarines.
Plus all the support bases, shipyards and logistical assests needed to sustain such a naval force.
Is this country:
Great Britain? No.
France? Wrong Again!
These are the American Military Forces that were eliminated during the administration of Bill Clinton and Al Gore.