Weapons of Mass Destruction and the Joint Rear Area

Davis, Rodney G.
March 2002
Army Logistician;Mar/Apr2002, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p2
Focuses on the weapons of mass destruction incident in the U.S. Configuration of the joint rear area; Deficiencies of the force protection in the joint rear area; Assessment on the resources of a theater support command commander available in the joint rear area.


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