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Night Warrior

Notes for Infantry Leaders

Combat Orders

Training Management

PME Battle Studies

 

Tank-Infantry

 

 

 

 

 

2nd Battalion, 5th Marines

 

Infantry Skills Training

 

2/5 Belleau Wood

2/5 Guadalcanal

2/5 Peleliu

2/5 Inchon

2/5 Hue City

2/5 Desert Storm

2/5 OIF

2/5 History

2/5 Crest

2/5 Commanders

 

Infantry Leader Skills

Infantry Units

PME

Combat Orders

Infantry Unit SOPs

PME Battle Studies

Verbal Order Techniques

 

“Ten Years of TDGs

 

“All Stations, this is Kodiak…”

 

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Infantry Battalion SOP

Infantry Company SOP
Infantry Platoon SOP

 

Helicopter SOP

Tank-Infantry SOP

 

Vehicle Marking SOP

Task Force Smith PME

 

TDG: 3rd AD in COBRA

Op Husky: Sicily

6th Panzer Division 1941

 

How to Study a Battle

 

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Fighting Positions

Night Warrior

Unit Cohesion

Individual Positions

 

Fire Team Positions

 

Squad Fighting Positions

 

Why the DePuy Position?

 

Seven Sandbag Sector

 I: Night Warrior Handbook

II: Night Combat in Infantry Units

 

“Night Attack on Hill 163”

 

Night Equipment Distribution Lists

 

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“The Strength of the Wolf…”

 

“Improving Unit Cohesion…”

Research on Unit Cohesion

Articles for Infantry Leaders

Tank – Infantry

Tactical Decision-Making

“Suppression is Critical…”

“Brilliance in the Basics…”

 

“Five Rounds”

“Fire Team Rush?”

 

“Infantry Combat”
“Not a Good Day to Die”

Tank-Infantry SOP

 

Tank-Infantry in Fallujah

 

Research on Tank-Infantry

 

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How to Lead Decisionmaking

“I Want To Be ‘Ender’”

 

Readings on Decisionmaking

Notes on War Games

 

Close Combat Marine Workbook

 

Close Combat and Learning…”
“Training for Decisionmaking

Infantry Leader Presentations

Notes for Infantry Leaders

Training Management

Six Tips for Company  COs

 

Ten Tips for Intel Officers

 

The Combat Leader as Trainer

The Primacy of Training


What is a PME Plan?

How to Study a Battle

 

 

Communications

 

The Foot March

Individual Combat Load

 

Fundamentals of Doctrine

Movement

 

More…

 

PME: How to Plan Training

 

“One Year to Train”

“Project Kelvin”

How to Write a QTP

 

Battalion Training SOP
Company Training SOP

 

More…

 

Infantry Tactics for Leaders

Squad Leader Training

Infantry Leader Skills

Anti-Tank Tactics

Bounding Overwatch

Control of Fires

Infantry Assault

Infantry Attack

Infantry Defense

Machinegun Defense

Mortar Tactics

Mechanized Infantry

Squad Leader…Difference

How to Train Your Squad

Training Block: How to Train

Warfighting Cliff Notes

Tactics Cliff Notes

 

NCO Reading List

A Message to Garcia

 

Build an Engagement Area

 

Target Designation

 

General Zinni at AWS

 

The PLGR Primer

Ranger Beads

Classic Infantry Tactics Articles

War Stories

Infantry in Urban Terrain

Rise of the Emma Gees

 

Defence of Duffer’s Drift

War Stories I

 

War Stories II

FM 3-06.11 Urban Terrain…

 

MCWP 3-35.3 MOUT

 

MCWP 3-11.3 Patrolling…

 

 

Counterinsurgency

Organizational Change

Training Improvements

FM 3-24 Counterinsurgency

Military Innovation

Recommendations

 

FM 3-24 Counterinsurgency

 

Notes on FM 3-24

 

“Neo-Classical Counterinsurgency?”

 

Small Wars Journal

“Fundamental Change is Free”

“People and Innovation”

 

Readings on Military Innovation

Readings on Change Management

 

The Innovator’s Dilemma

Good to Great

 

“The Age of Social Transformation”

“Age the Marine Corps”


“This is NOT Daddy’s Draftee Army”

 

“Squad Size Doesn’t Matter”

 

“Squad Leaders Up!”

Raise Squad Leaders

MCWL Squad Leader Course

Advisors: Lessons from Vietnam

Lean Training at Parris Island

Parris Island

A Bright Shining Lie

 

Advice and Support…


Bureaucracy Does…

The Betrayal

Learn to See Waste
Twenty-Four Percent Training?

Lean Training Ideas

The Hidden Cost of Re-Training

Small Companies Shoot Better

Standard Company Size

90% Rifle Range Qualification

Barracks Capacity

Lean Training at Parris Island

I: Uniform Posters
II: History Posters

III: Combat Skills Posters

IV: Core Values Posters

 

The Few and The Proud

 

Map of Parris Island

Advisors: Training Foreign Armies

Lean Training References

Parris Island History: World War II

JP 3-07.1 Foreign Internal Defense

Lean for Dummies

Lean Thinking

 

Lean Six Sigma for Service

 

The Goal

Fish!

1941: PISC Post Cards – Part I

 

1942: PISC Post Cards – Part II

1942: PISC Post Cards – Part III


1945: PISC Post Cards – Part IV

 

Night Warrior

Notes for Infantry Leaders

Combat Orders

Training Management

PME Battle Studies

 

Tank-Infantry

Small Wars Journal

 

 

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February 2010