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Title: Terrain Evaluation of a Portion of the Fort Greely Automotive Test Course
Authors: Shamburger, J. H. (John H.)
Kolb, Charles R.
Woods, Harry K.
Mobility and Environmental Systems Laboratory (U.S.)
Keywords: Geomorphological mapping--Arctic regions
Arctic regions
Fort Greely (Alaska)
Publisher: U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station
Series/Report no.: Miscellaneous Paper (U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station);no. 3-861
Abstract: This study was performed by the U. S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station (WES) under the sponsorship of the U. S. Army Arctic Test Center (USAATC). The f'unds employed for this study were allocated to WES under USAATC Order No. 5016-1, dated 25 January 1965. This report was written by Mr. J. H. Shamburger, Dr. C.R. Kolb, and Mr. H. K. Woods. The plates were prepared by Mr. Woods. Field work was accomplished by Messrs. Woods and D. E. Andrews, Geology Branch, during the period 12 August to 1 September 1965. All phases of the study were under the direct supervision1of Dr. Kolb, Chief, Geology Branch, and Mr. Shamburger, Chief, Military Projects Section, Geology Branch, and the general supervision of Messrs. W. J. Turnbull and A. A. Maxwell, Chief and Assistant Chief, respectively, of the Soils Division. Special thanks are due Col. C. McFalls, Jr., Commanding Officer, USAATC, and Col. w. F. Johnston, Chief, and Dr. H. H. Rasche, Chief Scientist, of the Research and Development Office, USAATC, for their assistance in the planning stages and their excellent liaison during the field work. Special thanks are also due Lt. Col. L. M. Eek, Jr., Chief, Armor and Combat Vehicle Division, USAATC, and personnel within his division for their outstanding cooperation and support during the field operations. The desired aerial photographic coverage was obtained through the efforts of Capt. Quintarelli, G-2 Section, U. S. Army Alaska. Director of the WES during the conduct of this study and preparation of this report was Col. John R. Oswalt, Jr., CE. Technical Director was Mr. J.B. Tiffany.
Description: Miscellaneous Paper
Gov't Doc #: Miscellaneous Paper No. 3-861
Rights: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited
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