Accession Number : AD0713756

Title :   CRITICAL COMBAT PERFORMANCES, KNOWLEDGES, AND SKILLS REQUIRED OF THE INFANTRY RIFLE SQUAD LEADER: GRENADE LAUNCHER, 40MM, M79.

Descriptive Note : Research By-Product,

Corporate Author : GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIV ALEXANDRIA VA HUMAN RESOURCES RESEARCH OFFICE

Personal Author(s) : Magner,George J.

Report Date : DEC 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : The paper outlines the knowledges, skills, and performances required of the Infantry rifle squad leader to use and supervise the use of the 40-mm, M79 Grenade Launcher. It presents information on the Grenade Launcher's capabilities, the delivery of accurate direct and indirect fire, the employment in tactical situations, safety procedures, maintenance, and destruction to prevent capture. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PROJECTORS(ORDNANCE), ARMY TRAINING), (*COMBAT SURVEILLANCE, ARMY TRAINING), (*INFANTRY, LEADERSHIP), AMMUNITION, SAFETY, MAINTENANCE, MILITARY TACTICS, WARFARE, INSTRUCTION MANUALS, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN)

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
      Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE