Field Manuals: PATRIOT BATTALION AND BATTERY OPERATIONS FM 3-01.85
This field manual provides doctrinal how-to-fight guidance for the Patriot
battalion and battery, and is intended primarily for battalion
commanders, staff officers, battery commanders, platoon leaders, and
This FM is applicable to all theaters of operations. It focuses on Patriot’s
role in the projection of land and air combat power. Chapters address
Patriot’s role in the joint battle, the threat, battalion planning, force projection
operations, offensive and defensive operations, and combat
Appendices cover unit organization, equipment,
communications, intelligence preparation of the battlespace, safety,
transportability, and reconnaissance, selection, and occupation of a
This FM should be used in conjunction with FM 3-01.87, which describes
the tactics, techniques and procedures required to execute Patriot
operations and exploit Patriot’s combat power. Classified capabilities and
planning data for the Patriot system are found in (S) FM 3-01.13 (S/NF).
Survival-SHTF-Guide: PATRIOT BATTALION AND BATTERY OPERATIONS FM 3-01.85
1-1. The mission of the Army is to fight and win the nation’s wars, defend the
United States and its territories, and support national policies and objectives
articulated in the National Security Strategy and National Military Strategy.
1-2. The Army accomplishes this mission through a force structure comprised
of combat, combat support, and combat service support forces.
• Combat forces provide destructive capabilities to defeat the enemy.
These forces include, armor, aviation, infantry, and Special Forces
• Combat support forces provide fire support and operational
assistance to combat forces. These support forces include the ADA,
field artillery, engineers, chemical, military intelligence, military
police, and signal units.
• Combat service support forces provide essential support required to
sustain operations throughout a campaign. These forces include the
medical, transportation, quartermaster, ordnance, and several other
Field Manuals: Essential Survival Guide FM 3-05-70
This is the essential field manual on survival. Survivalists need this resource for everything about survival in the urban area and the wilderness or country. Tactics techniques and procedures on every survive situation.
This field manual, or FM is a handbook that is absolutely needed in the library of manuals concerning SHTF or Preppers everywhere.
As a soldier, you can be sent to any area of the world. It may be in a temperate, tropical, arctic, or subarctic region. You expect to have all your personal equipment and your unit members with you wherever you go. However, there is no guarantee it will be so.
You could find yourself alone in a remote area—possibly enemy territory—with little or no personal gear. This manual provides information and describes basic techniques that will enable you to survive and return alive should you find yourself in such a
If you are a trainer, use this information as a base on which to build survival training. You know the areas.
Which your unit is likely to deploy, the means by which it will travel, and the territory through which it will travel. Read what this manual says about survival in those particular areas and find out all you can about those areas. Read other books on survival. Develop a survival-training program that will enable your unit members to meet any survival situation they may face. It can make the difference between life and death.
Chapter 1 INTRODUCTION . 1-1 Survival Actions . 1-1 Pattern for Survival 1-5 Chapter 2 PSYCHOLOGY OF SURVIVAL 2-1 A Look at Stress 2-2 Natural Reactions 2-6 Preparing Yourself . 2-9 Chapter 3 SURVIVAL PLANNING AND SURVIVAL KITS 3-1 Importance of Planning 3-2 Survival Kits .
3-3 Chapter 4 BASIC SURVIVAL MEDICINE4-1 Requirements for Maintenance of Health 4-1 Medical Emergencies.4-8 Lifesaving Steps.4-9 Bone and Joint Injury .4-18 Bites and Stings .4-21 Wounds. 4-27 Environmental Injuries .4-32 Herbal Medicines .4-35 Chapter 5 SHELTERS5-1