An Army Magazine essay from 1956 was present on Twitter recently, and it likely what a infantryman of a destiny would demeanour like.
In many ways, it was surprisingly accurate.
The author, Lt. Col. Robert R. Rigg, prophesized that these advancements — from night prophesy goggles, to helicopter warfare, to worker strikes — would come after 1974. While he was technically correct, many came after than he foresaw.
Here are 10 pieces of rigging a “soldier of a future” has — right now.