Accession Number : AD0704871

Title :   CRITICAL COMBAT PERFORMANCES, KNOWLEDGES, AND SKILLS REQUIRED OF THE INFANTRY RIFLE PLATOON LEADER: COVER, CONCEALMENT, AND CAMOUFLAGE.

Corporate Author : GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIV ALEXANDRIA VA HUMAN RESOURCES RESEARCH OFFICE

Report Date : 05 SEP 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : The document is one of a series of research by-products that details the critical skills, knowledges, and performances the infantry rifle platoon leader must possess for effective individual and unit combat performance. The overall goal of the research is to improve officer training in these critical combat skill areas necessary for effective leadership. This document concerns the critical skill requirements in the area of cover, concealment, and camouflage.

Descriptors :   (*INFANTRY, OFFICER PERSONNEL), (*OFFICER PERSONNEL, *ARMY TRAINING), CAMOUFLAGE, MILITARY TACTICS, LEADERSHIP, TERRAIN, WEATHER, PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT, HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, MOTION, COMBAT NOISE, PROTECTIVE COVERINGS, ODORS, LIGHTING EQUIPMENT, SOUND, SKIN(ANATOMY)

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE