- ⚔ Amerikansk: Mytteri, hvor
soldater skyder og på anden vis dræber plagsomme
Begrebet er udviklet af amerikanske
soldater under Vietnam-krigen fra fragmentation grenade; men
soldaters drab på officerer kendes fra tidligere krige.
Between 1964 and 1972, the number of Marines charged with murder or
attempted murder under the relevant articles of the UCMJ in all
instances was only 121. The limited data indicate then that the
incidence of fragging in Marine units may have been considerably
below that found in Army units, which reported a total of 1016
admitted fraggings during the entire Vietnam War, skriver Gabriel -
der refererer Richard A. Gabriel ; Paul Savage’s afhandling:
Crisis in Command: Mismanagement in the Army (New York: Hill &
Wang, 1978). Between 1969 and 1971, the Army reported 600 fragging
incidents that killed 82 Americans and injured 651. In 1971 alone,
there were 1.8 fraggings for every 1,000 American soldiers serving
in Vietnam, not including gun and knife assaults. Frag bruges
også i computerspil.
- Se også: Absence Without Leave
(AWOL) ; Combat Ability ; Combat Refusal ; Desertion ; mutiny ;
Non-hostile gun shot.
- Fragging/attacking own leaders : A Working Bibliography
of MHI Sources.
Military files murder charges in Iraq killings
NBC: U.S. sergeant accused of ‘fragging’ officers had
been disciplined by them.
June 16, 2005
Professionalism Versus : Managerialism in Vietnam
Major Richard A. Gabriel, USAR
Air University Review, January-February 1981.
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