Accession Number : AD0823175

Title :   LIGHTWEIGHT NYLON JUNGLE RUCKSACK ACL-73/67.

Descriptive Note : Letter rept. of evaluation 1 Apr-1 May 67,

Corporate Author : ARMY CONCEPT TEAM IN VIETNAM APO SAN FRANCISCO 96384

Personal Author(s) : Kovach, James H.

Report Date : 10 OCT 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The lightweight nylon jungle rucksack was utilized by all combat units in the RVN during a 30-day trial period. It is recommended that the lightweight nylon jungle rucksack, when modified be authorized as a WABTOC item for issue to US combat troops in the Republic of Vietnam, and polyethylene plastic bags in sizes 18 1/2 by 25 inches and 9 by 15 inches be stocked as standard items of issue for use with the lightweight nylon jungle rucksacks.

Descriptors :   *NYLON), (*BAGS, JUNGLES, ACCEPTABILITY, ARMY EQUIPMENT, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, POLYETHYLENE PLASTICS.

Subject Categories : Containers and Packaging

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE