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Riverine Operations

William B. Fulton

Riverine Operations

Vietnam Studies 1966-1969

by William B. Fulton

  • 273 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Acclaim Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Military - Vietnam War,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • 1816-1863,
  • Army,
  • Biography,
  • Confederate States of America,
  • Confederate States of America.,
  • Generals,
  • Tilghman, Lloyd,,
  • Military

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11833646M
    ISBN 100977319849
    ISBN 109780977319848
    OCLC/WorldCa69992256

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      The control of the inland waterways in Florida during the Civil War is a good example of riverine operations. Any book about Florida during the Civil War will contain a fair amount of river operations. R. Rhea Cole First Sergeant. Joined Nov 2, . Brown Water, Black Berets book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Coastal and Riverine Warfare in Vietnam” as Want to Read: A interesting, short, readable, history of "brown water" U.S. Naval operations in the Vietnam War. I found the book tended to jump between first-person narratives, but also gained /5.

    The Riverine Squadrons of the United States Navy are elements of the Navy Expeditionary Combat Command (NECC). According to the Navy: “The Navy’s Riverine force focuses on conducting Maritime Security Operations and Theater Security Cooperation in a riverine area of operations . Special Operations Craft – Riverine craft perform short-range insertion and extraction of special operations forces in river and near-shore environments.. The SOC-R is designed so that the boat including its tractor and trailer fits aboard C or larger aircraft. Special Boat Teams (SBT) perform an insertion/extraction delivery system called ors: United States Navy.


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Riverine Operations by William B. Fulton Download PDF EPUB FB2

From the preface: "This monograph describes U.S. Army Riverine planning and operations in the Republic of Vietnam during the years through Since the personal experience of the author was with preparations for riverine operations and the initial operations themselves, emphasis has been placed on these activities through early Cited by: 3.

This monograph describes U.S. Army Riverine planning and operations in the Republic of Vietnam during the years through Since the personal experience of the author was with preparations for riverine operations and the initial operations themselves, emphasis has been placed on these activities through early Price: $   The Paperback of the Riverine Operations by Department of the Riverine Operations book at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be :   During and when the possibility of creating a U.S. riverine force for operations in the Mekong Delta was being discussed, there were three basic considerations that weighed heavily in favor of the force: a tradition of past American success in riverine operations, particularly Union operations in the Mississippi basin during the Civil War; the success more recently archived by the French in riverine operations 5/5(1).

Overview. This book examines U.S. riverine operations in the Vietnam War. With the current drive to establish a riverine capability within the U.S. Armed Forces as an integral part of the GWOT and small wars of the future, the evolution and operation of the U.S.

riverine force during the Vietnam war serves as an effective blueprint for Brand: CreateSpace Publishing. Riverine Operations, Major General William B. Fulton. To download as PDF click here: For availability and more information click here.

Memoirs of a United States Navy Monitor 20mm Gunner 'River Rat" in Vietnam with the U.S. Navy Mobile Riverine Force - pages.5/5(2). “Riverine is a stop-and-think kind of book, and a stay-up-all-night kind of book, as well, a quest for a place that isn’t quite there, but that grows more real page by page, even as we rush to flee it.

Angela Palm offers a fresh voice and shows us the heartland we’re least likely to hear about, those fruited plains dotted with prisons and parties and families that don’t quite fly, even as these chapters soar/5(65). From Benedict Arnold's bold operations on Lake Champlain in to riverine warfare in Vietnam today, Americans afloat have sought the enemy wherever he may be found.

Sometimes the opposing. Concept of Riverine Operations a. Joint riverine operations integrate and employ various types of ground, maritime, air, and special operations forces in a concerted effort to gain and/or maintain control of riverine, coastal, or delta areas.

These operations will be conducted under the command of a single joint riverine force commander (CJRF).File Size: KB. This is Commander Sheppard's memoir of his year as a river patrol officer in the Mekong Delta. Hard-driving and ambitious, he flung his fast and heavily-armed but vulnerable little fiberglass boats against the Communist invaders of South Vietnam, and got plenty of blowback from them/5.

Books shelved as riverine-warfare: Yangtze River Gunboats –49 by Angus Konstam, Yangtze Patrol, The US Navy in China by Kemp Tolley, Tigris Gunboats: Home My Books.

Get this from a library. Riverine operations, [William B Fulton] -- Discusses riverine planning and operations during the Vietnam War with particular attention to significant trends or changes in this cooperative effort of the U.S.

Army and Navy. By their nature, riverine operations are joint operations undertaken primarily by Army and Navy forces. Joint riverine operations require the coordinated and integrated efforts of participating forces to achieve a common objective.

Chapter 3 covers command arrangements to insure a coordinated effort of the forces committed. Riverine operations may occur under conditions of war, peace, peace-keeping, or peace-making.

4 Riverine operations are axial or trans-sectional. They can deal with control of the entire length of a waterway (axial) or with a slice of it, usually for water-crossing (trans-axial).

Riverine provides nuanced and refreshing understandings of the relationship between architecture and rivers at a variety of scales and across diverse geographies.

An excellent collection – essential reading for architects, planners and landscape architects. Riverine operations were conducted by the British along the Nile River inby the Japanese along the Yangtse from toand by the French in Indo-China from to These are but a few of many examples.

Although much has been written in the historical. A Mobile Riverine Force monitor using napalm in the Vietnam War. In the Vietnam War, the Mobile Riverine Force (MRF) (after May ), initially designated Mekong Delta Mobile Afloat Force, and later the Riverines, were a joint US Army and US Navy force that comprised a substantial part of the brown-water was modeled after lessons learned by the French experience in the First Indochina.

This is excellent book for anyone interested in the Vietnam War, and riverine operations. The book overviews Operation Market Time, Game Warden, the Mobile Riverine Force, etc, and it outlines why these strategies were developed and as to why they were, or were not successful/5(42).

Winner of the Alfred Thayer Mahan Award for Naval Literature, the U.S. Naval Institute Press Author of the Year, and the U.S. Maritime Literature Award, his published works include NavCivGuide: A Handbook for Civilians in the U.S. Navy; A Sailor's History of the U.S.

Navy [one of the books in the Chief of Naval Operations Reading Program]; The. MRFA Book Review VIETNAM STUDIES RIVERINE OPERATIONS. B y Major General William B. Fulton DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON, D.

C., Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: Riverine operations began with used Safe Boats transferred from the U.S. Coast Guard. All Safe Boats in riverine service have been bought new in the past few years or completely refurbished.

Border Patrol riverine agents use their advantage of mobility provided by watercraft to quickly investigate suspicious activity on the U.S.

shoreline."This monograph describes U.S. Army Riverine planning and operations in the Republic of Vietnam during the years through Since the personal experience of the author was with preparations for riverine operations and the initial operations themselves, emphasis has been placed on these activities through early