Accession Number:

AD0392229

Title:

LESSONS LEARNED, HEADQUARTERS, 30TH ARTILLERY BRIGADE (AD)

Descriptive Note:

Operational rept. for quarterly period ending 30 Apr 1968

Corporate Author:

ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE (ARMY) WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-05-15

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

THE 30TH Artillery Brigade is authorized 3330 personnel, by MTOE, and is organized as shown in enclosure 1, with two HAWK battalions, two Nike Hercules battalions and a unique missile support organization, consisting of the 44th Ordnance Company GMGS augmented by two Engineer DS maintenance detachments and the Ordnance DS platoons from each of the four ADA battalions. Each HAWK and Hercules battalion has four firing batteries. The brigades primary mission is to maintain combat ready air defense forces for the Army component of the air defense of Okinawa.

Subject Categories:

  • Antiaircraft Defense Systems
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE