Accession Number:

ADA270766

Title:

Personnel Attrition Rates in Historical Land Combat Operations: Susceptibility and Vulnerability of Major Anatomical Regions

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Mar-Aug 1993

Corporate Author:

ARMY CONCEPTS ANALYSIS AGENCY BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1993-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

76.0

Abstract:

This paper uses published personnel attrition data to estimate the susceptibility and vulnerability of major anatomical regions to threats similar to bullets and shell fragments. Its findings will be useful to those engaged in weapons systems analysis and development, war gaming and simulation, and the assessment of personal protective devices. Personnel, Combat, Attrition, Battle, Casualties, Losses.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE