Accession Number : ADA138216

Title :   Mobilization and Defense Management Technical Reports Series. The Single Manager for Conventional Ammunition. Another Look.

Descriptive Note : Research rept. 1982-1983,

Corporate Author : INDUSTRIAL COLL OF THE ARMED FORCES WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Czaplicki,E J ; Jones,F L ; Kamrath,R A ; Labriola,J M ; Mauden,B D

PDF Url : ADA138216

Report Date : May 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 97

Abstract : This paper traces the evolution of conventional ammunition management by the Department of Defense from World War I to the present. It summarizes published studies and reports related to the organization of ammunition management within DOD and analyzes critical management functions. Finally, it proposes an optimal organization which strengthens ammunition management by providing requisite authority and clear lines of control. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Management planning and control, *Logistics management, *Ammunition, Conventional warfare, Operational effectiveness, Defense systems, Weapon systems, Procurement, Inventory control, Defense planning

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE