FM 3-3PrefaceThe mission of the Chemical Corps is to prepare theArmy to survive and win in a Chemical and Biological(CB) warfare environment by -Developing doctrine, organizations, trainingproducts, and equipment for CB defense, chemicalretaliation, and smoke and flame operations.Minimizing the impact of CB weapons throughcontamination avoidance, protection, anddecontamination.Employing smoke.Employing flame.This manual is one of five that explains thefundamentals of NBC defense:FM 3-3, Chemical and Biological ContaminationAvoidance.FM 3-3-1, Nuclear Contamination Avoidance.FM 3-4, NBC Protection.FM 3-5, NBC Decontamination.FM 3-7, NBC HandbookA general overview of these fundamentals is given inFM 3-100, NBC Operations. This manual, FM 3-3,defines and clarifies the entire process of CBcontamination avoidance.Another manual, FM 3-3-1,outlines contamination avoidance procedures for nuclearoperations.This manual has limited distributionspecially for separate brigades, division, and corps levelNBC Control Centers.
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United States Army, Radioactive contamination, Biological warfare, NBC, Brigade, contamination avoidance