Founded in 1892Published from 1892 until 1922 as
THE JOURNAL OF THE UNITED STATES ARTILLERY
Published from 1922 until 1948 as the
COAST ARTILLERY JOURNAL
A0:ALYSIS OF AUTOi\IATIC WEAPONS LEAD REQUIBE-i\1ENTS.
By Captain Harold Broudy, CAC
2TRAINING GROUP REPLACES GUIDED i\IISSILESREGIMENT AT FORT BLISS 7FOHT BLISS BOOK DEPARTMENT 8OUR ANTIAIRCRAIT HAS A BRIGHT FUTURE. ~
By Colonel Donald
Bailey, GSC (CAC)
TEST YOURSELF ON RADAR.
By Lieutenant Colonel Leonard M. Orman, CAC
OCCUPATION OF PO-SITION FOR FIELD ARTILLERY.
By Lieutenant Colonel Edward
21THE ROTC FROM A TO Z.
25AAA PROTECTION OF A RIVEn CROSSING-REMAGEN.
By Lieutenant Colonel
Patterson, GSC (CAC)
29GREAT ADVANCE IN RADAR
TELEVISION PROMISEDBY SIGNAL CORPS "G-STRING" 31HONOR ROLL 32MIDNIGHT OIL FOn REDLEG LAMPS.
By Lieutenant Colonel Dale
Means, FA and Major Raymond
33PART OF RECORD BREAKING ARMY ROCKET RECOVEREDAT WI-IITE SANDS 37ABOUT OUR AUTHORS 38A PLAN FOR THE TRAINING OF UNASSIGNED RESERVISTS.
By Lielltenant Colonel John
39THE FAST SUBMARINE.
40ORGANIZED RESERVE CORPS TRAINING FACILITIES 41OUR BANNER STILL WAVED.
By Jerome Kearflll
HADAR (ANSWERS) 45GENERAL
LAWTON COLLINS-ADDRESS 49MODEL GUN TRAINER AIDS GUARD 52AM AT THE BRIDGE
53THIRD ARMY CIVILIAN COMPONENT TRAINING 54INDUSTRY-ARMY CONFERENCE AT NEW ORLEANS 55AM INSTRUCTION TEAMS 55THE ARMY IN CIVIL DEFENSE 56NEWS AND COMMENT 58COAST ARTILLERY ORDERS 60BOOK LIST 62
COLONEL W. I. BRADY, EditorLIEUTENANT COLONEL RICHARD W. OWEN, Associate EditorM Sgt Fred P. Presnell, Business ManagerSgt Ralph N. Charleston. Cir. l\lgr.Sgt
Fred A. Baker, Bookkeeper
PUBLICATION DATE: April I. 1950
BRIGADIER GENERAL S. R. MICKELSENBRIGADIER GENERAL JOHN C. HENAGANCOLONEL CHARLES M. BOYERCOLONEL JOHN H. MADISONLIEUTENANT COLONEL PAT M. STEVENS, IIIMAJOR BERGEN B. 1I0VELLMAJOR EDWARD T. PEEPLES
ADDITIONAL MEMBERS OF THEEXECUTIVE COUNCIL
The JOURNAL prinu articles on subjec:u of
professional and general interesttopersonnel
of all the compon.nts of the Coast Artill •..,.
Corps in order to stimulate thoUK'ht and pro-
voke discus-sian. However, opinions expressed
and conclusions drawn in articles are in no
aenae official. They do not reflect the opinions
or conclusions of any official or branch of the
D.partm.nt of the Army.Th. JOURNAL do.s not carry paid adv.rti ••in&,.Th. JOUR:oJAL pay. for orilrinal articl.s
Ihould be ad-
dr.... d to the Editor. Th. JOURNAL i. not
responsible for manuscripts unaccompanied
The purpose of the Association shall be to promote the efficiency of the Coast ArtilleryCorps by maintaining its standards and tradi-tions, by disseminating professional knowl-edge, by inspiring greater effort toward theimprovement of materiel and methods of training and by fostering mutual understand-ing, respect and cooperation among all arms,b"l1/ches and components of the Regular Army, National Guard, Organized Reserves,and Reserve Officers' Training Corps.
LT. GEN. LEROY LUTES
THE UNITED STATESCOAST ARTILLERYASSOCIATION
MAJ. GEN. LYMAN L. LEl\lNITlER
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