Accession Number : ADA328423

Title :   Friendly Fire: Will We Get It Right This Time.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SURGEON GENERAL (ARMY) FALLS CHURCH VA

Personal Author(s) : Sa'adah, D. M.

PDF Url : ADA328423

Report Date : 17 NOV 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : The report discusses: Review of friendly fire in combat casualty surveys: Reassuring numbers such as two percent prevalence are nonsense, the casualty surveys demonstrate rates five, possibly ten times as great; and A risk of fratricide attaches to every weapon that is taken into battle.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY OPERATIONS, *CASUALTIES, *FRIENDLY FIRE, GLOBAL, RISK, SURVEYS, WOUNDS AND INJURIES, MILITARY TRAINING.

Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE