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ANTIARMOR ORGANIZATION AND TACTICS

Subcourse Number IN0543

EDITION B

United States Army Infantry School
Fort Benning, Georgia 31905-5593

Five Credit Hours

Edition Date: January 1992

SUBCOURSE OVERVIEW

This subcourse is designed to teach you how to identify the organization and elements of an antiarmor battalion; how to identify and engage targets; how to plan and prepare for offensive operations; how to plan and prepare for defensive operations; how to identify positions on the battlefield and special missions; how to operate in a nuclear, biological, and chemical (NBC) environment; and how to identify the types and characteristics of TOW missiles.

There are no prerequisites for this subcourse.

This subcourse reflects the doctrine which was current at the time it was prepared. In your own work situation, always refer to the latest publications.

The words "he", "him", "his", and "men", when used in this publication, represent both the masculine and feminine genders unless otherwise stated.

TERMINAL LEARNING OBJECTIVE

TASK: You will be able to identify the organization and elements of an antiarmor battalion; to identify and engage targets; to plan and prepare for offensive operations; to plan and prepare for defensive operations; to identify positions on the battlefield and special missions; to operate in a nuclear, biological, and chemical (NBC) environment; and to identify the types and characteristics of TOW missiles.
CONDITIONS: You will have information from FM 7-91.
STANDARDS: You will identify the organization and elements of an antiarmor battalion; identify and engage targets; plan and prepare for offensive operations; plan and prepare for defensive operations; identify positions on the battlefield and special missions; operate in a nuclear, biological, and chemical (NBC) environment; and identify the types and characteristics of TOW missiles in accordance with FM 7-91.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Subcourse Overview
Lesson 1: Organization and Elements for an Antiarmor Battalion
  Practice Exercise
Lesson 2: Target Identification and Engagements and Planning for Offensive and DefensiveOperations
  Part A:   Target Identification and Engagements
  Part B:   Plan and Prepare for Offensive Operations
  Part C:   Plan and Prepare for Defensive Operations
  Practice Exercise
Lesson 3: Identify Battlefield Positions and Special Missions and Operate in an NBC Environment
  Part A:   Identify Positions on the Battlefield and Special Missions
  Part B:   Operate in an NBC Environment
  Practice Exercise
Lesson 4: Type and Characteristics of TOW Missiles
  Practice Exercise
IN0543 Edition B Examination