Accession Number:

ADA277015

Title:

The Civilian Work Force Performs Depot Level Maintenance in the Persian Gulf War

Descriptive Note:

Research rept., Aug 1992-Apr 1993

Corporate Author:

INDUSTRIAL COLL OF THE ARMED FORCES WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1993-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

29.0

Abstract:

The United States Army Support Group ASG was a provisional organization developed by the United States Army Materiel Command to meet the need for depot level maintenance and supply capabilities in the Persian Gulf War. This paper addresses the role of the civilian work force, both civil service and private contractor, in this organization. The paper includes a historical overview of the civilian work force in support of DoD, a description of how the ASG operated, and recommendations to best capitalize on the ASG experience in Saudi Arabia.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE