III Corps during the Surge Campaign: Operational Art and Counterinsurgency Myths
Description: The role of Odierno's III Corps as MNC-I has failed to receive sufficient attention from studies of the 2007-2008 surge of U.S. forces in Iraq. However, was Odierno's employment of military force in time, space, and purpose based on the logic of conventional military operations that laid the groundwork for the successes gained in 2007 and 2008. III Corps's achievements as an operational headquarters were rooted in the successful application of operational art. Operational art is a way to conc… more
Date: December 2022
Creator: Blythe, Wilson Clinton, Jr.
Partner: UNT Libraries