Accession Number : AD0704976

Title :   CRITICAL COMBAT PERFORMANCES, KNOWLEDGES, AND SKILLS REQUIRED OF THE INFANTRY RIFLE PLATOON LEADER: LAND NAVIGATION,

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

Personal Author(s) : Brown,Frank L.

Report Date : 14 MAR 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 23

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 land navigation.

Descriptors :   (*INFANTRY, OFFICER PERSONNEL), HANDBOOKS, ARMY TRAINING, LEADERSHIP, MAPS, COMPASSES, VEHICLE INSTRUMENTS, VISUAL INSPECTION, AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE, DIRECTION FINDING, PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE