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Bren 1939 .303 Light Machine Gun- Small Arms Training No. 4 (UK) -Manual

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Bren 1939 .303 Light Machine Gun- Small Arms Training No. 4 (UK) -Manual

69 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 several of these booklets. What is interesting is the evolution of tactics as the war progressed.

Contents - Index:

  • Pages: 69
  • Small Arms Training Light Machine Gun 1939 (Bren Gun)
  • Volume 1, No. 4 The War Office
  • Melbourne, Australia
  • Amendments added in 1941and 1942
  • Holding, Aiming and Firing
  • The Magazine silling
  • Loading, Unloading and sight Settings
  • Holding and Aiming
  • Firing
  • Stripping and Cleanin
  • Platon Group
  • Barrel and Butt groupg
  • Body and Bipod
  • Care and Cleaning Daily and before and After firing
  • The Mechanism
  • Elementary Handling
  • Acting alone and with assistance
  • Immediate Action
  • Stoppages
  • Summary of Causes
  • Additional Striping
  • The Light MG mounted on a tripod
  • Description and setting up
  • Mounting and dismounting
  • Laying a fixed line
  • Tripod for anti-aircraft
  • Advanced Handling
  • Use of the cover, Movement and tripod
  • Handling the Movement
  • Defence
  • Tests of elementary training