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CALL visited the School of Command Preparation Oct. 12 to share products and information with future and currently serving brigade and battalion commanders and command sergeants major. CALL products can be ordered online at (CAC required) and orders will ship to your unit within 24-48 hours....Read More
Col. Yasutatsu Adachi, director of Japan Center for Ground Self-Defense Force Lessons Learned, conducted an orientation visit with Center for Army Lessons Learned. During his trip, Adachi met with the CALL director, deputy director, and division chiefs, strengthening collaboration between the U.S. Army and GSDF Lessons Learned centers. At the conclusion of the visit, Col. Michael Pappal, CALL director, presented Adachi with a plaque as a token of gratitude for the continued bond between the two organizations....Read More
The tactical lessons in multinational interoperability contained in this newsletter are not unique to the NATO alliance but are, however, transcendent to any situation in which a military coalition of nations must form, build a cohesive team, and operate seamlessly against a common enemy at the tactical level of warfare. This newsletter's collection of articles is intended to supplement and reinforce those lessons described in our publication of the Multinational Interoperability Reference Guide (CALL Handbook 16-18). Thus, the goal is to provide tactical-level insights and lessons gleaned from numerous multinational exercises that military leaders can use to logically approach the complexities of interoperability in multinational environments. ...Read More
Lt. Gen. Michael D. Lundy, U.S. Army Combined Arms Center commander, and Col. Michael F. Pappal, Center for Army Lessons Learned (CALL) director, unveil the Army Superior Unit Award presented to CALL at the CAC workforce update Friday, Sept. 23, as Marcus Majure, CALL deputy director stands by. The Army recognized CALL for outstanding meritorious service in collecting, analyzing, and disseminating lessons learned to the total Army force and its global unified action partners during the period July 1, 2014, to July 1, 2015. (Photo by Dan Neal, Army University)...Read More
Director of the Army National Guard, Lt. Gen. Timothy Kadavy, visited the Center for Army Lessons Learned during his trip to the Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth on Sept. 22. During his visit he learned about the Army Lessons Learned Forum and how CALL gathers lessons and best practices and distributes them to the Army. Lt. Gen. Kadavy and Col. Michael Pappal, CALL director, discussed the ways CALL and the National Guard can share information to enhance training both at home station and at the combat training centers. Pictured (left to right) are Lt. Col. Perry Tangen, CALL NG liaison; Col. Stanley Toy, chief of staff CAC ARNG; Lt. Gen. Kadavy; Col. Pappal; Brig. Gen. Troy Galloway, deputy commanding general CAC ARNG; and Marcus Majure, CALL deputy director. ...Read More

Mission Statement

The Center for Army Lessons Learned continuously leads the Army Lessons Learned Program and identifies, collects, analyzes, disseminates, and archives lessons and best practices while maintaining global situational awareness in order to share knowledge and facilitate the Army's and Unified Action Partners' adaptation to win wars.

CALL's Vision

The Center for Army Lessons Learned is the Army's daily focal point for adaptive learning based on lessons and best practices from the total force and provides timely and relevant knowledge to the warfighter and our unified action partners utilizing integrated systems and interactive technology in order to simplify winning in a complex world.

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