Accession Number:

ADB067653

Title:

Recent Military Operations on Urban Terrain

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ABBOTT ASSOCIATES INC ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

77.0

Abstract:

This report compares two recent battles in urban terrain--Jerusalem, June 1967, and Suez city, October 1973. The significance of the battle, characteristics of the city, combatants, situations, concept of operations, tactical plans, conduct of operations, innovations, and outcomes are described for each case, and findings about weapons, tactics and C3 noted. Maps and photographs are also included.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE