Accession Number : ADA182840

Title :   Engineers in Support of Light Forces.

Descriptive Note : Study project,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Kuehn,Michael G.

Report Date : 15 MAY 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 145

Abstract : This manual guides the use of light engineers in a theater of operations, it covers concepts of employment, organization, operations and planning. It is a manual prepared from a maneuver force perspective and the terminology is in keeping with that point of view. It addresses how units are assigned and employed in the forward and rear combat zones, focusing on corps and light division in the operations. This manual sets the policies and procedures for light engineer commanders and guides light maneuver force commanders and their staffs in employing supporting light engineers.

Descriptors :   *THEATER LEVEL OPERATIONS, *MILITARY ENGINEERS, COMBAT AREAS, FORWARD AREAS, LIGHT, MANEUVERS, MANUAL OPERATION, MILITARY COMMANDERS, POLICIES, INFANTRY, DIVISION LEVEL ORGANIZATIONS, TASK FORCES, EMPLOYMENT, MILITARY ORGANIZATIONS, MILITARY OPERATIONS, MILITARY PLANNING

Subject Categories : Military Forces and Organizations
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE