Accession Number:

ADA370865

Title:

Intermediate Operational Commanders. A Role for Naval Destroyer Squadron Commanders

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL WAR COLL NEWPORT RI

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1999-05-17

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

Advances in Information Technology IT systems and decision aids offer increased speed of command in warfare. What effect does IT have on the authority of intermediate operational commanders such as Destroyer Squadron DESRON Commanders in the U.S. Navy Intermediate commanders remain vital to manage the how to complete the operational scheme of Joint Force Commanders JFC despite the increased availability of shared information. DESRON Commanders traditional and current roles offer leadership experience to provide intuitive decision making and prepare the battlefield in maritime service applications and joint operations.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE