Supporting the Troops

Supporting the Troops

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Provides an overview of the Corps' critical missions during Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm. Contents: setting the scene; shaping the Engineer force; the Corps of Engineers responds (ordnance program division, individual mobilization augmentees, funding corps activities); Saudi Arabian and Japanese support; engineer construction; construction contracts; supply contracts; leasing real estate; laboratory support (powering the theater); and conclusion. Notes, acronyms, bibliography, and index. Extensive illustrations.The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in the Persian Gulf War DIANE Publishing Company ... gave trainers and planners of battlefield maneuvers a detailed analysis of a countrya#39;s terrain, hydrologic features, and infrastructure. ... of approach; availability of construction materials; and drop zones, high ground, and landing beaches for troops and equipment. ... the Remote Sensing Field Guide, Desert be reproduced as a Marine Corps manual and issued to all the company commanders.

Title:Supporting the Troops
Author:DIANE Publishing Company
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