Accession Number:

AD0761053

Title:

Prepared To Be a PW.

Descriptive Note:

Monograph,

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-03-15

Pagination or Media Count:

40.0

Abstract:

Contents An issue of national importance The basis for US views on the PW problem Early history Beginnings of modern views Modern rules governing PWs, World War II and after US PWs in Southeast Asia Code for captives, Has the code worked. Enemy objectives and US response Coldly calculated objectives, US response The future--a wag Treatment of PWs in future wars History to repeat itself. To gamble or not.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE