Accession Number : ADA310205
Title : Counterinsurgency Operations.
Corporate Author : MARINE CORPS WASHINGTON DC
PDF Url : ADA310205
Report Date : 22 DEC 1967
Pagination or Media Count : 199
Abstract : This publication presents the tactics and techniques utilized by Marine Corps landing forces in counterinsurgency operations, including guerrilla and counterguerrilla operations. This manual outlines the origin, objectives, and characteristics of counterinsurgency operations, as well as the tactics and techniques employed by guerrilla forces. It takes its departure from the U.S. Marine Corps publication, Small Wars Manual, 1940, and places emphasis on the planning and conduct of operations against guerrillas by Marine Corps forces.
Descriptors : *MARINE CORPS OPERATIONS, *COUNTERINSURGENCY, MILITARY INTELLIGENCE, COMMAND CONTROL COMMUNICATIONS, MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES), COMBAT SUPPORT, LOGISTICS, CIVILIAN POPULATION, COMMUNICATIONS COUNTERMEASURES, MARINE CORPS TRAINING, GUERRILLA WARFARE, LANDING FORCES, LIMITED WARFARE.
Subject Categories : Unconventional Warfare
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE