Accession Number:

ADA050781

Title:

Historical Evaluation of Barrier Effectiveness.

Descriptive Note:

Study rept.

Corporate Author:

HISTORICAL EVALUATION AND RESEARCH ORGANIZATION DUNN LORING VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

209.0

Abstract:

Contents Barrier and Obstacle Doctrine in World War II -- Obstacles and Barriers ad Defensive System Concepts, Comparison of Concepts. Labor and Material, and Summary and Projections Combat Experience with Barriers in World War II -- The Attack of the XLVIII Panzer Corps on the Sixtth Guard Army of the Voronezh Army Group at Kursk, 5 - 12 July 1943, The Nikopol Bridgehead, 13 January - 8 February 1944, and II Giogo Pass, 12 - 17 September 1944, The Battle of the Bulge, 16 - 24 December 1944, Comparisons and Qualitative Analysis of Barrier Experience -- Plans, Execution, Associated Conditions, and Performance in Actural Encounters Quantitative Analysis -- The Operations, and Synthesis.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE