TITLE

Intelligence in War: It Can Be Decisive

AUTHOR(S)
Elder, Gregory
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Studies in Intelligence;2006, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article explores the role of tactical and operational intelligence in dictating force employment schemes and as a decisive element in strategically significant battles. These battles include the First Battle of Bull Run in 1861, the Battle of Tannenberg in 1914, and the Israeli air strike initiating the Six-Day War in 1967. The article demonstrates how actionable intelligence and military leadership attributed to the victory of the battles.
ACCESSION #
73515553

 

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