Accession Number : ADA153124


Title :   The Soviet Airborne Experience


Descriptive Note : Research survey no. 4


Corporate Author : ARMY COMMAND AND GENERAL STAFF COLL FORT LEAVENWORTH KS COMBAT STUDIES INST


Personal Author(s) : Glantz, David M


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA153124


Report Date : Nov 1984


Pagination or Media Count : 232


Abstract : Contents: The Prewar Experience; Evolution of Airborne Forces During World War II; Operational Employment: Vyaz'ma, January-February 1942; Operational Employment: Vyaz'ma, February-June 1942; Operational Employment: On the Dnepr, September 1943; Tactical Employment; The Postwar Years.


Descriptors :   *MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN) , AIRBORNE , SECOND WORLD WAR , UTILIZATION , PARATROOPERS , USSR , HISTORY


Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE