Accession Number:

ADA357609

Title:

Joint Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for Mortuary Affairs in Joint Operations.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-08-28

Pagination or Media Count:

148.0

Abstract:

This publication establishes joint doctrine and provides joint tactics, techniques, and procedures JTTP for mortuary affairs in joint operations to a joint force commander JFC and staff. It outlines procedures for the search, recovery evacuation to include tracking of remains, tentative identification, processing, andor temporary interment of remains in theaters of operations. This JTlP addresses decontamination procedures for handling contaminated remains and provides for the handling of personal effects of deceased and missing personnel.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE