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Machine Guns 1917- Mechanism, Handling and Tactics

Julian S. Hatcher | Glenn P. Wilhelm | Harry J Mahony

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Machine Guns 1917- Mechanism, Handling and Tactics

256 pages, about 11" x 8", 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.

Contents - Index:

  • Pages: 256
  • Machine Guns 1917
  • Mechanism, Handling and Tactics
  • By Capt. Julian Hatcher & Lt. Glenn Wilhelm, Harry Malony
  • Machine Gun School at Harlingen Texas
  • Before, After and During Firing
  • Benet Mercie Auto MG
  • The Lewis Auto MG
  • Blank Cartridges
  • Cocking
  • Colt Automatic Gun
  • Concealment of the Position
  • Correcting Stoppages
  • Detecting Problems
  • Dismounting
  • Elevation Methods
  • Entrenchments for MG
  • Feed Strips
  • Gas regulator Settings
  • Hasty Covers
  • Jams and Malfunctions
  • Knowing distance
  • Loading Pits
  • Marksmanship
  • Method of Operation
  • Night Firing
  • Practical Handling
  • Target Designation
  • Terms and Nomenclature
  • Use of Bolos
  • Uses of Fire
  • Vickers Machine Gun