Supply, evacuation, and trains, armored units.

One of 45 books in the title: War Department field manual available on this site.

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."

Physical Description

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

Creation Information

United States. War Department. April 1945.

Context

This book is part of the collection entitled: Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project and one other and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 1084 times , with 7 in the last month . More information about this book can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this book or its content.

Publisher

Provided By

UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Serving as both a federal and a state depository library, the UNT Libraries Government Documents Department maintains a collection of over 1 million items in a variety of formats including print, microform, audiovisual, maps, posters, musical scores, LPs, CD-ROMs, and Web documents. The department is a member of the FDLP Content Partnerships Program and an Affiliated Archive of the National Archives.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this book. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Digital Library.

Titles

  • Main Title: Supply, evacuation, and trains, armored units.
  • Added Title: War Department field manual ; FM 17-50.
  • Serial Title: War Department field manual

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."

Physical Description

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

Notes

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.

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this book in the Digital Library or other systems.

Collections

This book is part of the following collections of related materials.

Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project

An ongoing project, A-to-Z encompasses U.S. federal government documents published prior to 1960. We are digitizing the documents alphabetically, starting with the call number A, which includes agricultural documents. By popular demand, the A-to-Z Collection also contains vintage War Department field manuals and technical manuals.

World War Two Collection

These materials focus on the World War II era from 1939 to 1945, and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials that were actually created during the time period, the collection may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

What responsibilities do I have when using this book?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this book.

Creation Date

  • April 1945

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Sept. 17, 2009, 1:07 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 29, 2016, 7:02 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this book last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 7
Total Uses: 1,084

Interact With This Book

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

United States. War Department. Supply, evacuation, and trains, armored units., book, April 1945; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc9815/: accessed April 28, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.