Accession Number : AD0005967


Title :   Terrain, Weather, and Hydrographic Conditions in Turkey and Adjoining Countries Relative to their Effect on Armored Employment - A Research Report - 1951-1952 - Volume 1


Descriptive Note : Research rept.


Corporate Author : ARMORED SCHOOL FORT KNOX KY


Personal Author(s) : Tenney, Duane P ; West, Oliver I ; Dyke, Jr , Harold H ; Christensen, John J ; Matto, Daniel V


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/005967.pdf


Report Date : May 1952


Pagination or Media Count : 137


Abstract : A consolidation is presented of available information on the topography and climate of Turkey, southern USSR, and the Balkan Peninsula, and the railway and highway transportation in the Balkan Peninsula, southern USSR, Turkey, and the Near East. The investigation is for the purpose of evaluating conditions for the movement of armor north to Russia.


Descriptors :   *ARMOR , TRANSPORTATION , SOUTH(DIRECTION) , NORTH(DIRECTION) , HIGHWAYS , TURKEY , USSR , CLIMATE


Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE