JLBC REPORT CAMOUFLAGE
This report aims to analyze urban warfare from a camouflage viewpoint. They are considering complex modes of detection and the complex character of the urban locations. The methods of deception and camouflage have been compiled for use in similated urban warfare. The is a guide for identifying needs for future techniques and equiment and deployment.
A task was to define the urban area. It recognized its necessary transportation and communications systems. The research included a historical analysis and study of urban growth. And an inquiry into the present doctrine dealing with urban warfare. Consideration was given to strategic points of view, concentrating on those tactics deemed relevant to urban warfare: e.g., aerial surveillance—direct sight.
And ground line communications.
The report concludes that camouflage and deception can be tactically significant in urban warfare provided that effective materials are provided, and proper training is given to the using troops.