ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE AND ELECTRONIC WARFARE SUPPORT:
UNIFIED AND SPECIFIED COMMANDS, JOINT AND COMBINED FORCES
Critical Tasks: 01-5701.07-0003 and 01-5879.07-9001
In this lesson, you will learn about unified commands, specified commands, joint forces, and combined
forces. You will also learn about associated electronic warfare (EW) support.
TERMINAL LEARNING OBJECTIVE:
Describe unified commands, specified commands, joint forces, combined forces, and
associated EW support.
Given this lesson.
To demonstrate competence, you must achieve a minimum of 70 percent on the
REFERENCES: The material in this lesson was derived from the following publications: JCS Pub 3-
51, JCS Pub 3-51.1, AR 525-20, FM 34-1, FM 34-10, FM 90-24, and AFSC Pub 1.
The Army rarely fights alone. It often takes part in joint (two or more services) operation. It also may
fight in combined efforts with coalition or allied forces. Command, control, and communications (C3)
and the effective integration of all forces are pivotal to successful military operations. Thus, you need a
basic understanding of joint and combined organizations and their capabilities. You also need to know