TITLE

Preserving strategic rail mobility

AUTHOR(S)
Korpanty, Robert S.
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Army Logistician;Nov/Dec99, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the Railroads for National Defense (RND) program of the United States Army. Functions of the RND; Fundamental procedures.
ACCESSION #
2574719

 

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