Accession Number : AD0704993

Title :   CRITICAL COMBAT PERFORMANCES, KNOWLEDGES, AND SKILLS REQUIRED OF THE INFANTRY RIFLE PLATOON LEADER. RIFLE, 5.56mm M16.

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

Report Date : 14 MAR 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 26

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 use of the rifle, 5.56mm, M16. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*INFANTRY, *LEADERSHIP), (*OFFICER PERSONNEL, *ARMY TRAINING), RIFLES, GUERRILLA WARFARE, AUTOMATIC WEAPONS, TACTICAL WARFARE, OPERATION, FAILURE, ACCIDENTS, PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT, ASSEMBLY, HANDBOOKS

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE