Accession Number:

ADA310205

Title:

Counterinsurgency Operations.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MARINE CORPS WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-12-22

Pagination or Media Count:

199.0

Abstract:

This publication presents the tactics and techniques utilized by Marine Corps landing forces in counterinsurgency operations, including guerrilla and counterguerrilla operations. This manual outlines the origin, objectives, and characteristics of counterinsurgency operations, as well as the tactics and techniques employed by guerrilla forces. It takes its departure from the U.S. Marine Corps publication, Small Wars Manual, 1940, and places emphasis on the planning and conduct of operations against guerrillas by Marine Corps forces.

Subject Categories:

  • Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE