Accession Number : AD0751683


Title :   Military Engineers and Chemical Warfare Troops (Inzhenernye Voiska Khimicheskie Voiska),


Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA


Personal Author(s) : Aleksandrov,I F


Report Date : 15 Aug 1972


Pagination or Media Count : 26


Abstract : The tasks in support of combat operations is as follows: reconnaissance of the enemy and his positions; camouflage of command posts and targets in the rear; preparation and maintenance of routes for the movement of troops; the opening of passages over obstacles; mine clearing; the installation and maintenance of crossings over water obstacles; the building of defences and carrying out demolition; conduct of engineering measures to eliminate the after effects of a nuclear attack by the enemy. Chemical warfare troops are classified as specialized troops; The equipment of these troops includes equipment for conducting radiation reconnaissance and monitoring radiation exposure of personnel. (Author)


Descriptors :   *MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN) , *MILITARY ORGANIZATIONS , MILITARY ENGINEERING , INFANTRY , AMPHIBIOUS OPERATIONS , MINELAYING , ARMORED VEHICLES , NUCLEAR RADIATION , DOSIMETERS , CHEMICAL WARFARE , PROTECTIVE CLOTHING , DECONTAMINATION , HEALTH PHYSICS


Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Personnel Management and Labor Relations


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE