Accession Number:

AD0691716

Title:

Documents of an Elite Viet Cong Delta Unit: The Demolition Platoon of the 514th Battalion - Part Two: Party Organization

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1969-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

195.0

Abstract:

The report presents a collection of translations of Viet Cong documents pertaining to the structure and functioning of the Peoples Revolutionary Party PRP in a demolition unit. Control is vested in a Party Committee at each territorial echelon from Region to Village and is exercised through the Committees Military Affairs Section, which governs the units in its area. The documents, including minutes of meetings, organizational guides, moral codes, and members self-criticisms, recount in detail the activities that take place in the system. Of special note are the meetings to resolve problems of military discipline and effectiveness.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE