Accession Number : ADA310342

Title :   Antimechanized Operations.

Corporate Author : MARINE CORPS LANDING FORCE DEVELOPMENT CENTER QUANTICO VA

PDF Url : ADA310342

Report Date : 13 JUL 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 442

Abstract : The purpose of this report is to set forth doctrine, tactics, and techniques for antimechanized operations by Fleet Marine Force units. It is made available to other Services for information and use as desired. Commencing with the organization, command relationships, and planning considerations incident to the conduct of antimechanized operations within the overall framework of the amphibious operation, the organization and employment of the division antitank battalion, as well as other units participating in antimechanized operations, are discussed. Emphasis is placed on communications, logistic considerations, and training guidance for antimechanized operations.

Descriptors :   *AMPHIBIOUS OPERATIONS, *ANTITANK WARFARE, NUCLEAR WEAPONS, MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES), MARINE CORPS, TRAINING, BATTALION LEVEL ORGANIZATIONS, ILLUMINATION, SMOKE, BARRIERS, LOGISTICS, FLEETS(SHIPS), GUIDANCE, ENEMY, LAND MINES, NAVAL GUNS, ARTILLERY UNITS, FIELD ARMY, ANTITANK WEAPONS, TERRAIN INTELLIGENCE.

Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
      Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE