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February 3, 1991 | DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a rash of thefts that have raised concerns about a possible terrorist attack, at least 50 American military vehicles have disappeared in the last several weeks from a forward-based facility used by the U.S. Army here, according to senior officers. The almost nightly losses of five-ton trucks, Humvee jeeps and other distinctive Army vehicles from within the apparently secure military compound have left the officers troubled at the prospect that terrorists might attempt to pose as U.S.
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February 3, 1991 | DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a rash of thefts that have raised concerns about a possible terrorist attack, at least 50 American military vehicles have disappeared in the last several weeks from a forward-based facility used by the U.S. Army here, according to senior officers. The almost nightly losses of five-ton trucks, Humvee jeeps and other distinctive Army vehicles from within the apparently secure military compound have left the officers troubled at the prospect that terrorists might attempt to pose as U.S.
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January 1, 1991 | DANNY SULLIVAN and DAVID PUCKETT and ERIC LICHTBLAU and GEORGE FRANK, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
About 36,000 Orange County-area troops, almost all Marines, will be in the Persian Gulf by the Jan. 15 United Nations deadline for an Iraqi withdrawal from Kuwait, based on Times estimates from various sources. They are prepared, if the decision comes, to battle Iraqi forces on the land, from the sea and in the air. Marines from Orange County and Camp Pendleton make up a significant portion of the 80,000 to 90,000 Marines in the gulf.
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