panamac.gif (8743 bytes)    


"No Obstacle Too Difficult"

This page was updated as of 09/04/03

This site is dedicated to the former

Jungle Operations Training Center
(inactivated 1 April 1999, Fort Sherman was handed over 30 Jun 1999)
JOTC was the U.S. Army's training center for light infantry and special operations units from 1953 to 1999.
and
"keeping the Art of Jungle Warfare Alive"



Former JOTB Vision and Mission Statement

"KEEPING THE ART OF JUNGLE WARFARE ALIVE"
SIGN THE GUEST BOOK

Jungle Warfare Documents

Jungle Operations Training Center

Rotational Unit LNO Brief
FM 90-5 Jungle Operations
CALL Lessons Learned 95-5
JWC Program of Instruction
Jungle Operations: B-720 TIPS (DEC 95),
1st Battalion 7th Special Forces Group
FM 31-20 Jungle Warfare (December 1941)
         (These are historical/obsolete FM's)
CALL notes March 1994 "Jungle Operations"
FM FRP 12-9 Jungle Warfare, 1989 MARINE CORPS HISTORICAL PUBLICATION
  Jungle Warfare Notes and Lessons
Simonides Military Topics - Jungle Warfare
Peace Corps Manual on Jungle Attacks
Jungle Operations Training Center
Jungle Warfare School History
Rotational Unit Operations
JOTC Photo Gallery
Fort Sherman History
Jungle Hall of Fame
Bushmaster Hall of Fame
Last Jump on Gatun Drop Zone
photos of JOTB Inactivation Ceremony
Welcome to the Jungle Command video and CD
Former Bushmaster Webpages
Top Army maintenance units receive DA award (1997)
1996 GENERAL DOUGLAS MACARTHUR LEADERSHIP AWARDS ANNOUNCED
Latest News on the Jungle School Study
Operation Joint Closure 
SCN - They gave us a lot of coverage over the years
SERGEANT BILLY D. ADDISON
(One of the founders of JWC)
JOTC May 1992 (2-505 Photos)
  Jungle Warfare School, Panama 1967
Army's Tropic Test Site, Fort Sherman
U.S. forces leave behind ideal jungle training ground
U.S. hands over base amid criticism from Panama
  Scientific American Article on Panama Plan for Fort Sherman December 1999

Jungle Warfare Training (Articles) Links

 Jungle Warfare related Links

animals"Engineer Jungle Warfare Course
animals"To Green Hell and Back
animals"Core Jungle Training June 1968
animals"Waterborne training
animals"Joint rescue exercise at JOTB
animals"Battle in the Jungle
animals"Bushmaster Basic
animals"Rangers get Jungle Training
animals"Training Jungle Warriors
animals"Bushmaster '96
3-75th Inf Ranger Battalion
2-504th Inf - 82d Abn Div
2-505th Inf - 82d Abn Div
2-22 Infantry - 10th Mountain Div
The 82nd Jungle Fighting Chemical Mortar Battalion
  A Co, 1-506th, Fort Sherman, CZ, October 1978
Soldier Teaches Jungle Survival Skills (September 6, 1998)
  [Listen to the complete story]
  Purchasing of Soldiering Gear Lost Amid Military's Priorities, Politics
  REVIEW OF COMBAT TRAINING CENTER OPERATIONS
Brunei Jungle Training (28 July 97 - 19 August 97)  
   Belize Jungle Training
  Jungle School Initiative in Ghana
Rumble in the Jungle, Belize

         

animals"Special Operations.com
animals"Special Forces
animals"Military zone
animals"Australian Special Operations
animals"Combat Trackers
animals"Jungle Warfare publication links
animals"Jungle Fighting in Burma WWII
animals"Tropics and Jungle Survival
animals"Bungle in the Jungle
animals"Trekking across the Jungle in Panama
animals"Merrill's Marauders WWII
animals"ANZAC's in WWII
animals"Ambush in the Jungle
animals"EAST TIMOR WITH THE 2/2 COMMANDO CORPS
animals"Counter Insurgency And Jungle Warfare School
animals"Survival school trained astronauts to conquer harsh jungle conditions
animals" Kota Tingi Jungle School, 1954
animals" Malayan emergency (1948-60)
animals" US Infantry in Vietnam; Ambush Patrols Part One. The recollections of a Veteran of the 1st Infantry Division, RVN.
animals" Bushmasters - America's Jungle Warriors of World War II  
animals"
Black Watch RHR CHINDIT website
animals"  Vietman - Jungle Point Man
animals"  Japanese Jungle Warfare - 1941

fishie.gif (26229 bytes)

Recent Jungle Conflicts around the world

Other Training Centers

Militia still lurks in Congolese jungles
Latest Technology Links Jungle Rebels
More than 50 killed in fighting Burundi
Philippine troops spray tear gas in tunnel, looking for rebels, hostages
Intensive fighting in Algerian Merzana jungle
McCaffrey Condemns Guerrilla Violence in Colombia
Special Ops units help Ecuador Fight drug war
Sierra Leonean troops seize West Side Boys' bases
Special Ops units help Ecuador Fight drug war
Colombian government says 99 killed in weekend fighting
West Papua Action Update
  Rival Solomons militia hold peace talks
Marine Jungle Warfare Training Center
Malaysia Jungle Warfare School
British Jungle Warfare School
Honduran Jungle Warfare School
Waterborne Training Course
JEST - Jungle Environmental Survival Training
Randall's Jungle Survival and Adventure Training
Amazon Jungle Survival School
The British School of Infantry - Jungle Warfare Instructor

You are the Hit Counter person to execute a mission to our site since 1 Feb 1999!

We remember Major Wallace Cole Hogan Jr. who died at the Pentagon, September 11th, God bless him! We will never forget him!

Have an airborne day!
Questions? Comments?  animals" Email them to the Webmaster MAJ Roger Gaines contact me!

This page was updated as of 09/04/03