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Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD)


Sources Used

These are sources quoted or paraphrased in this publication.

Army Publications

AR 310-25, Dictionary of US Army Terms

AR 310-50, Catalog of Abbreviations and Brevity Codes

AR 350-42, Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Defense and Chemical Warfare

FM 3-4, NBC Protection

FM 3-5, NBC Decontamination

FM 3-7, NBC Handbook

FM 3-19, NBC Reconnaissance

FM 3-100, NBC Operations

FM 6-15, Field Artillery Meteorology

FM 8-9, NATO Handbook on the Medical Aspects of NBC Defensive Operations (AMED P6; NAVMED P5059; AFP 161-3)

FM 21-60, Visual Signals

FM 24-1, Combat Communications

FM 24-18, Tactical Single-Channel Radio Communications Techniques

FM 25-50, Corps and Division Nuclear Training

FM 25-51, Battalion Task Force Nuclear Training

FM 30-16, Technical Intelligence

FM 34-1, Intelligence and Electronic Warfare Operations

FM 34-3, Intelligence Analysis

FM 71-1, Tank and Mechanized Infantry Company Team

FM 100-50, Operations for Nuclear-Capable Units

FM 101-5, Staff Organization and Procedures

FM 101-31-1, Nuclear Weapons Employment Doctrine and Procedures

FM 101-31-3, Nuclear Weapons Employment Effects Data

STP 3-54B1-SM, Soldier's Manual, MOS 54B, Chemical Operations Specialists, Skill Level 1

STP 3-54B2-SM, Soldier's Manual, MOS 54B, Chemical Operations Specialists, Skill Level 2

STP 3-54B34-SM-TG, Soldier's Manual, Chemical Operations Specialist, MOS 54B, Skill Levels 3 and 4, and Trainer's Guide

STP 21-24-SMCT, Soldier's Manual of Common Tasks, Skill Levels 2-4

STP 21-1-SMCT, Soldier's Manual of Common Tasks, Skill Level 1

DA PAM 25, Radiological Health Handbook

DA PAM 50-3, The Effects of Nuclear Weapons

TM 11-6665-251-10, Operators Manual, Radiac Set AN/VDR2

ATP 45, Reporting Nuclear Detonation, Biological and Chemical Attacks, and Prediction and Warning of Associated Hazards and Hazard Areas, with Change 4. February 1982.

BRL-MR-3771, Modeling Casualties in Nuclear Warfare

Documents Needed

DA Form 1971-R, Radiological Data Sheet--Monitoring or Point Technique

DA Form 1971-1-R, Radiological Data Sheet--Route or Course Leg Technique

DA Form 1971-3-R, Effective Downwind Message Worksheet

DA Form 1971-4-R, Fallout Prediction Worksheet--Surface Burst

DA Form 1971-5-R, Unit Radiation Dose Record

DA Form 2028, Recommended Changes to Publications and Blank Forms. February 1974.

Readings Recommended

These readings contain relevant supplemental information.

FM 7-7, The Mechanized Infantry Platoon and Squad (APC)

FM 11-50, Combat Communications Within the Division

FM 17-95, Cavalry (How to Fight)

FM 22-100, Military Leadership

FM 27-10, The Law of Land Warfare

FM 90-2, Tactical Deception

FM 90-3, Desert Operations

FM 90-5, Jungle Operations

FM 90-6, Mountain Operations

FM 90-10, Military Operations on Urbanized Terrain (MOUT)

FM 100-5, Operations

FC 3-3-4, Use and Care of the AN/ PDR75 Radiac Set

FC 50-10, Soldier Dimensions on the Nuclear Battlefield

FC 50-12, Extended Operations in Contaminated Areas

FC 50-15, Nuclear Weapons Effects Mitigation Techniques

FC 50-16, EMP Mitigation Techniques

FC 50-20, Nuclear Considerations for Operations on the AirLand Battlefield

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