Accession Number:

ADA461249

Title:

Fort Irwin, California, Terrain Analysis

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ENGINEER DETACHMENT (64TH) (TERRAIN) FORT HOOD TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

77.0

Abstract:

The requirement for this terrain analysis was stated in message P241854Z October 1975 from Commander, FORSCOM to the Office of Chief of Engineers OCE, Department of the Army subject, Terrain Analysis of Selected FORSCOM Installations. The message identified several installations, including Fort Irwin, and cited the topical coverage desired in the study. Headquarters, Department of the Army message A 012042Z Mar 1976, assigned to the 64th Engineer Detachment Terrain the task of For Irwin terrain analysis to be completed by December 1978. The Terrain Analysis Center TAC of the Engineer Topographic Laboratories ETL, Fort Belvoir, Virginia was tasked by OCE with management and supervision of the overall project. FORSCOM message R051328Z June 1978, stated the initial reassignment of cartographic and reproduction support from the 524th Engineer Company Topo, Fort Hood, TX to the 30th Engineer Battalion Topo, Fort Belvoir, VA. The scope and content of the topical coverage of FORSCOM requirement were developed jointly between TAC and FORSCOM representatives. Analytical and cartographic specifications were developed by TAC, coordinated with OCE, and concurred in by FORSCOM headquarters.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Geography
  • Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE