Accession Number : AD0774241

Title :   A Volunteer Army and the Reserve Components.

Descriptive Note : Student essay,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : McDonald,John E.

Report Date : 22 MAR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : The purpose of the essay is to evaluate the current efforts by the Department of Defense, under the direction of the President, to achieve an orderly transition to Armed Forces that are manned wholly by volunteers, except during National emergencies. Attention is focused on the effect these actions will have on the Reserve Components. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Military personnel, *Military reserves, Planning, Combat readiness

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE