Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Sr.

To the consternation of his trainees, Biddle would face them unarmed, as they wielded bayonets, and order them to attempt to kill him. His worst injury from this tactic was a wrist cut that landed him in the hospital for two months.
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