Subcourse Number IS7032
United States Combined Arms Center
Fort Leavenworth, Kansas 66027-7000
4 Credit Hours
Edition Date: January 1987
1. Learning Objectives: After completing this subcourse you will be able to:
Describe the evolution of combined arms warfare from the beginning of the 20th Century through the end of World War I.
Define the basic terms and concepts of combined arms warfare.
Identify and explain the major ways in which changes in military technology outstripped the development of combined arms doctrine prior to 1914.
Describe the evolution of combined arms warfare during World War I.
Describe the evolution of combined arms warfare from 1918 through 1945.
Describe the evolution of combined arms doctrine during the interwar period, including factors which retarded development and important innovations.
Describe the evolution of combined arms warfare during World War II.
Describe the evolution of combined arms warfare since World War II.
Identify and explain the major trends and principles in the evolution of combined arms during the 20th Century.
2. Lessons: There are three lessons in this subcourse:
Combined Arms, 1900-1919.
Combined Arms, 1919-1945.
Combined Arms since WW II.
3. Administrative Instructions: Materials required to complete this subcourse are listed on page iv.
4. Subcourse Prerequisites: None.
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