Armored infantry battalion.

Description:

Describes "the tactical employment of the armored infantry battalion, both as part of a larger force, and when acting independently."

Creator(s): United States. War Dept.
Creation Date: November 1944
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
World War Two Collection
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: November 1944
Description:

Describes "the tactical employment of the armored infantry battalion, both as part of a larger force, and when acting independently."

Note:

"November 1944."

Includes index.

Contents: 1. General -- 2. Training -- Control, communication, liaison -- 4. Marches and bivouacs -- 5. Security -- 6. Offensive action -- 7. Defensive action -- 8. Special operations -- 9. Headquarters and headquarters company -- 10. Service company -- 11. Medical detachment -- Appendix I. Illustrated problem (attack of a position) -- Appendix II. Field inspection of an armored infantry battalion -- Index.

Listed in 1945 Monthly catalog, p. 126.

Physical Description:

iii, 168 p. : ill., diagrs. ; 17 cm.

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Keyword(s): World War, 1939-1945 -- Infantry drill and tactics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. | World War, 1939-1945 -- Armored troops -- Drill and tactics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. | mechanized infantry | armored infantry battalion | combat warfare | infantry | tank warfare | military formations | army ground forces | tanks | modern warfare | armored vehicles | reconnaissance
Added Title: War Department field manual ; FM 17-42.
Series Title: War Department field manual
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 41418586 |
  • GOVNO: W 1.33:17-42
  • UNTCAT: b2443870 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc11808
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text