Accession Number:

ADA951841

Title:

Report of a Board of Officers Convened to Make a Study of the Armament and Types of Artillery Materiel to be Assigned to a Field Army

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1918-1919

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1919-05-23

Pagination or Media Count:

68.0

Abstract:

On January 12, 1919 a Board of Officers, chaired by BG William I westervelt, was convened to consider the experience gained by artillery during World War I while serving with the American Expeditionary Forces. Their recommendations were issued in the form of a report during 1919 as to the armament and types of artillery materiel to be used by the U.S. Armys Artillery branch when supporting a field army.

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment
  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Guns

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE