Report of the Department of the Army Officer Education and Training Review Board
ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE (ARMY) WASHINGTON DC
The Department of the Army, by letter orders of 23 December 1957, appointed the Department of the Army Board to Review the System of Officer Education and Training. Letter of 26 December 1957 set forth the purpose of the Board and established its terms of reference. These documents are included in annex 1. Specifically, the Board was directed to determine the adequacy of the present system of education and training of Army officers to include the appropriateness of service school and service college missions, the requirements for graduates of these schools and the capability of the present school system to produce these graduates. In its consideration of these subjects, the Board was directed to give particular attention to, and make recommendations where appropriate.