Transportation Corps : railway-operating battalion.

Description:

Describes "the organization and operation of the railway-operating battalion upon a railway operated by the Military Railway Service. Its purpose is to assist military railway officers in the training and operation of their units and to guide command and staff officers charged with their employment."

Creator(s): United States. War Dept.
Creation Date: February 4, 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: February 4, 1944
  • Digitized: August 14, 2009
Description:

Describes "the organization and operation of the railway-operating battalion upon a railway operated by the Military Railway Service. Its purpose is to assist military railway officers in the training and operation of their units and to guide command and staff officers charged with their employment."

Note:

"4 February 1944."

Supersedes TM 5-405 (29 November 1940), including Changes no. 1 (9 June 1942).

Listed in 1944 Monthly catalog, p. 445.

Physical Description:

57 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.

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Keyword(s): military railroads | trains | locomotives | supply lines | transportation | rail transport | military equipment | ambulance trains | railway-operating battalion | military railway service | Transportation Corps
Added Title: War Department field manual ; FM 55-55.
Alternate Title: Railway operating battalion
Alternate Title: Railway-operating battalion
Alternate Title: Transportation Corps manual, railway operating battalion
Series Title: Transportation Corps
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: 44513585 |
  • GOVNO: W 1.33:55-55
  • UNTCAT: b2444253 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc9496
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text