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Application of Fire 1943 - Small Arms Training - Australia Manual

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Application of Fire 1943 - Small Arms Training - Australia Manual

32 pages, about 8" x 6", glossy soft-cover in full color. New re-print restored and digitally enhanced from a nice original. Printed on high quality 20# 97 bright acid free paper. Fully Illustrated.

There are three of these booklets, 1937, 1940 and 1943. What is interesting is the evolution of tactics as the war progressed.

Contents - Index:

  • Pages: 32
  • Small Arms Training Application of Fire 1943
  • The War Office Vol. 1, No. 2
  • Melbourne, Australia
  • Requirements for effective fire
  • The control of the fire power
  • Realism in training soldiers
  • Trained Soldiers
  • Method of fire LMG
  • Military Vocabulary
  • Visual Training
  • Searching, Searching, Arcs, Locating targets
  • Fatigue Men
  • Judging Distance
  • Ranging, Limits, Appearance measures
  • Range Cards for NCOs and Selected men only
  • Fire Control
  • Terms
  • Concentrated and distributed fire
  • Sequence and kind of fire
  • Recognition of Target and Orders
  • Use of the Vertical Clock ray in Indications
  • Use of the Hand and fingers to measure distance
  • Brief anticipatory Fire Orders for the individual
  • Explain and demonstrate