Accession Number : ADA314027

Title :   Task Analysis for Direct and Lead Units During the Preparation for the Battle (Critical Combat Function 19) As Accomplished by a Battalion Task Force.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept. 17 Jul 92-15 Mar 96,

Corporate Author : BDM FEDERAL INC SEASIDE CA

Personal Author(s) : McIlroy, Bartholomew J., Jr

PDF Url : ADA314027

Report Date : AUG 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 154

Abstract : The purpose of CCF 19 is to provide leadership, direction, command and control during preparation for the battle. The outcomes include: (1) Subordinate leaders demonstrate understanding of critical elements of their missions, the Task Force mission, TF Commanders intent, and mission essential tasks. (2) The TF Commander is able to assess TF mission preparedness based on his inspections, reports from the TF staff and subordinate commanders on unit readiness and the status of planning and coordination. (3) The TF Commander is able to appraise his plan based on the current situation to determine that the plan remains valid or become invalid. (4) The TF Commander initiates and completes the decision to produce a feasible, acceptable, and suitable plan and issue it in time for subordinate commanders to conduct troop leading procedures. (5) The TF Commander provides command presence and maintains unit discipline so that TF soldiers are motivated to accomplish the mission. 6) The command posts provide sufficient communications to enable the TF Commander to control the TF during preparation to be ready to execute the TF mission.

Descriptors :   *LEADERSHIP, *MILITARY COMMANDERS, *MILITARY PLANNING, *BATTLES, MILITARY PERSONNEL, LESSONS LEARNED, BATTALION LEVEL ORGANIZATIONS, ARMY PERSONNEL, OPERATIONAL READINESS, TASK FORCES, COMMAND AND CONTROL SYSTEMS, MISSIONS, FLOW CHARTING.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE