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The official U.S. Army combat skills handbook

Author: Matt Larsen
Publisher: Guilford, Connecticut : Lyons Press, [2018]
Series: U.S. Army.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This field manual, containing the essential combat skills the U.S. Army teaches its soldiers, is the Army's most recent edition, which has been completely updated for Lyons Press by the soldier who wrote the manual for the army: Sergeant First Class Matt Larsen. Distributed to all soldiers, this is the must-have guide for those who want to know how U.S. Army soldiers are trained to prepare for--and perform  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Guilford, Connecticut : Lyons Press, [2018]
(DLC) 2018003194
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Matt Larsen
ISBN: 9781493032952 149303295X
OCLC Number: 1023530916
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Intro; Contents; Figures; Tables; Preface; Part One: Warrior Ethos; 1: Introduction; OPERATIONAL ENVIRONMENT; ARMY VALUES; LAW OF LAND WARFARE; WARRIOR CULTURE; BATTLE DRILL; WARRIOR DRILLS; 2: Individual Readiness; PREDEPLOYMENT; LEGAL ASSISTANCE; PERSONAL WEAPON; 3: Combat Casualty Care and Preventive Medicine; Section I. COMBAT CASUALTY CARE; COMBAT LIFESAVER; LIFESAVING MEASURES (FIRST AID); CASUALTY EVACUATION; Section II. PREVENTIVE MEDICINE; CLOTHING AND SLEEPING GEAR; MENTAL HEALTH AND MORALE; 4: Environmental Conditions; Section I. DESERT; TYPES; PREPARATION; Section II. JUNGLE. TYPESPREPARATION; Section III. ARCTIC; TYPES; PREPARATION; Part Two: Soldier Combat Skills; 5: Combatives; Section I. SYSTEM PRINCIPLES; SYSTEMATIC TRAINING; FOUNDATION; CONTINUOUS TRAINING; COMPETITION; DRILLS; LIVE TRAINING; INTEGRATED TRAINING; COMBAT FEEDBACK; Section II. LIVE TRAINING; GROUND-SPARRING; CLINCH-SPARRING; STANDING STRIKES SPARRING; FULL SPARRING; 6: Cover, Concealment, and Camouflage; Section I. COVER; NATURAL COVER; MAN-MADE COVER; Section II. CONCEALMENT; NATURAL CONCEALMENT; ACTIONS AS CONCEALMENT; Section III. CAMOUFLAGE; MOVEMENT; POSITIONS; OUTLINES AND SHADOWS; SHINE. SHAPECOLORS; DISPERSION; PREPARATION; INDIVIDUAL TECHNIQUES; 7: Fighting Positions; COVER; CONCEALMENT; CAMOUFLAGE; SECTORS AND FIELDS OF FIRE; HASTY AND DELIBERATE FIGHTING POSITIONS; TWO-MAN FIGHTING POSITION; ONE-MAN FIGHTING POSITION; CLOSE COMBAT MISSILE FIGHTING POSITIONS; RANGE CARDS; 8: Movement; INDIVIDUAL MOVEMENT TECHNIQUES; IMMEDIATE ACTIONS WHILE MOVING; FIRE AND MOVEMENT; MOVEMENT ON VEHICLES; 9: Urban Areas; Section I. MOVEMENT TECHNIQUES; AVOIDING OPEN AREAS; MOVING PARALLEL TO BUILDINGS; MOVING PAST WINDOWS; CROSSING A WALL; MOVING AROUND CORNERS; MOVING WITHIN A BUILDING. Section II. OTHER PROCEDURESENTERING A BUILDING; CLEARING A ROOM; Section III. FIGHTING POSITIONS; HASTY FIGHTING POSITION; PREPARED FIGHTING POSITION; 10: â#x80;#x9C;Every Soldier Is a Sensorâ#x80;#x9D;; DEFINITION; RESOURCES; FORMS OF QUESTIONING; REPORT LEVELS; SALUTE FORMAT; HANDLING AND REPORTING OF THE ENEMY; OPERATIONS SECURITY; OBSERVATION TECHNIQUES; LIMITED-VISIBILITY OBSERVATION; RANGE ESTIMATION; 11: Combat Marksmanship; SAFETY; ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES; WEAPONS; FIRE CONTROL; COMBAT ZERO; MECHANICAL ZERO; BATTLESIGHT ZERO; SHOT GROUPS; BORELIGHT ZERO; MISFIRE PROCEDURES AND IMMEDIATE ACTION. REFLEXIVE FIRE12: Communications; Section I. MEANS OF COMMUNICATIONS; MESSENGERS; WIRE; VISUAL SIGNALS; SOUND; RADIO; Section II. RADIOTELEPHONE PROCEDURES; RULES; TYPES OF NETS; PRECEDENCE OF REPORTS; MESSAGE FORMAT; COMMON MESSAGES; PROWORDS; OPERATION ON A NET; Section III. COMMUNICATIONS SECURITY; CLASSIFICATIONS; SIGNAL OPERATING INSTRUCTIONS; AUTOMATED NET CONTROL DEVICE; Section IV. EQUIPMENT; RADIOS; WIRE; TELEPHONE EQUIPMENT; 13: Survival, Evasion, Resistance, and Escape; SURVIVAL; EVASION; RESISTANCE; ESCAPE; 14: Mines, Demolitions, and Breaching Procedures; Section I. MINES.
Series Title: U.S. Army.
Other Titles: U.S. Army combat skills handbook.
Responsibility: Department of the Army ; revised and updated by Sergeant First Class Matt Larsen.

Abstract:

"This field manual, containing the essential combat skills the U.S. Army teaches its soldiers, is the Army's most recent edition, which has been completely updated for Lyons Press by the soldier who wrote the manual for the army: Sergeant First Class Matt Larsen. Distributed to all soldiers, this is the must-have guide for those who want to know how U.S. Army soldiers are trained to prepare for--and perform during--combat. It includes photos, illustrations, and diagrams throughout depicting weaponry, combat maneuvers, warrior drills, survival techniques, fighting positions, camouflage, and basic field medicine."--Provided by publisher.

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