Accession Number : ADA491606


Title :   The Future Today: Creating an All Purpose Battalion to Enhance the Marine Corps' Capabilities for Tomorrow, Today


Descriptive Note : Master's thesis


Corporate Author : MARINE CORPS COMMAND AND STAFF COLL QUANTICO VA


Personal Author(s) : Ash, Phillip N


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a491606.pdf


Report Date : Jan 2008


Pagination or Media Count : 31


Abstract : The development of an All Purpose (AP) Battalion, from predominantly existing expertise, will provide the Marine Corps with a permanent standing, flexible, professional, and unified force, and will enable Marine Corps to operate efficiently across the spectrum of modern conflict while remaining focused on its core competencies.


Descriptors :   *MARINE CORPS OPERATIONS , *MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES) , MILITARY CAPABILITIES , MILITARY TRAINING , BATTALION LEVEL ORGANIZATIONS , NATIONAL SECURITY , MISSIONS


Subject Categories : Military Forces and Organizations
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE