Supply, evacuation, and trains, armored units.

Description:

An Army field manual "designed as a supply and evacuation guide for armored units.... Covers supply of armored units, evacuation of personnel, prisoners of war, vehicles, and salvage; rail and water transportation and trains in theater of operations."

Creator(s): United States. War Dept.
Creation Date: April 1945
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
World War Two Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 802
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington, D. C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 1945
  • Digitized: September 16, 2009
Description:

An Army field manual "designed as a supply and evacuation guide for armored units.... Covers supply of armored units, evacuation of personnel, prisoners of war, vehicles, and salvage; rail and water transportation and trains in theater of operations."

Note:

Includes index.

"April 1945."

"This manual supersedes FM 17-50, 7 November 1942, FM 17-55, 29 September 1942, and FM 17-58, 8 October 1942."

Listed in 1945 Monthly catalog, p. 665.

Physical Description:

iii, 82 p. : ill. ; 17 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): mechanized infantry | prisoners of war | railway transportation | trains | armored units | military communication | military hospitals | medicine | combat medicine | supply lines | war casualties
Added Title: War Department field manual ; FM 17-50.
Serial 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: 36893764 |
  • GOVNO: W 1.33:17-50/2
  • UNTCAT: b2443869 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc9815
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public