Accession Number:

ADA446651

Title:

66 Stories of Battle Command

Descriptive Note:

Monograph

Corporate Author:

ARMY COMMAND AND GENERAL STAFF COLL FORT LEAVENWORTH KS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2000-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

261.0

Abstract:

Soldiers have always been good storytellers. The personal recollections of fellow soldiers are an important source of developing a feel for the art of battle command. The commander who shares his experiences, good and bad, encourages a climate of open exchange and honest appraisal. This book contains stories from field and general officers commanding in training exercises, most from rotations at the National Training Center. The contributors to the book are as follows Major General William S. Wallace, Commander, 4th Infantry Division Mechanized, 1999 Brigadier General Russel L. Honore, Assistant Division Commander, 1st Cavalry Division, 1998 Brigadier General Retired Huba Wass De Czege, Senior Mentor, Digital Advanced Warfighting Experiment, 1999 Colonel George Bowers, Commander, 2nd Brigade, 1CD, 1998 Colonel Joseph Fil, Commander, 1st Brigade, 1CD, 1998 Colonel Benjamin Freakley, Commander, 3rd Brigade, 1CD, 1998 Colonel Ted Kostich, Commander, 2nd Brigade, 4IDM, 1999 Colonel Rick Lynch, Commander, 1st Brigade, 4IDM, 1999 Colonel Craig Madden, Commander, 4th Brigade, 4IDM, 1999 Lt. Colonel Douglas Boone, Commander, 1st Battalion 5th Cavalry, 1CD, 1998 Lt. Colonel David Hansen, Commander, 20th Engineer Battalion, 1CD, 1998 Lt. Colonel Dyfierd A. Harris, Commander, 1st Battalion 4th Attack Aviation, 4IDM, 1999 Lt. Colonel Orley H. Johns, Commander, 3rd Battalion 8th Cavalry, 1CD, 1998 Lt. Colonel Stephen Mitchell, Commander, 2nd Battalion 82nd Field Artillery, 1998 Lt. Colonel Joe Moore, Commander, 1st Squadron 10th Cavalry, 4IDM, 1998 Lt. Colonel John Peabody, Commander, 299th Engineer Battalion, 4IDM, 1999 Lt. Colonel Frederick Rudesheim, Commander, 1st Battalion 9th Cavalry, 1CD, 1998 Lt. Colonel Thomas R. Ruhl, Commander, 2nd Battalion 8th Infantry, 4IDM, 1999 and Lt. Colonel Christopher Tucker, Commander, 2nd Battalion 5th Cavalry, 1CD, 1998.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE