Accession Number : ADA130086

Title :   What in the Hell Did They do to the Cav.

Descriptive Note : Student essay,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Baker,Ronald L , Jr

PDF Url : ADA130086

Report Date : 28 Apr 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : This essay reviews the salient aspects of the Army General Board, European Theater of Operations which was convened after World War II to make recommendations on Army organization and doctrine. The essay focuses specifically on the cavalry aspects of two of the studies: The Armored Division and Mechanized Cavalry Units. These aspects are then used to evaluate current and proposed cavalry organizations, missions and doctrine. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Cavalry, *Missions, *Army planning, *History, Armor, Operational effectiveness, Combat effectiveness, Military strategy, Military doctrine, Military tactics, Tanks(Combat vehicles), Armored vehicles, Armored personnel carriers, Tank crews, Battlefields, Order of battle

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE