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Machine Guns
Before the present European War, machine guns were cl...

Old North Wind
Old North Wind lived away up in the North Pole Land ...

The Peacock Butterflies
Plain little Miss Butterfly sat on a bush one day, w...

Steps And Marchings
All steps and marchings executed from a halt, except ...

The Windflower's Story
One day a little Windflower growing in a garden hear...

Different Kinds Of Attack
The most usual kinds of attack are: Frontal Attack...

Fire
There are three kinds of fire: (1) Volley Fire. Ev...

Freezing And Frostbite
Symptom: The part frozen appears white or bluish and ...

Strength And Composition
Subject to variation according to the situation, one ...

Unload
All take the position of load, turn the cut-off up, if ...





OFFICERS' RESERVE CORPS




Bayonet
Importance of the Bayonet. The infantry soldier is armed with a bayonet. He relies mainly on fire action to disable the enemy, but he should know that it is often necessary for him to cross bayonets with the enemy. Therefore he must...

Reports To Be Made
Officers in the Officers' Reserve Corps are required to report at once to the Adjutant General of the Department in which they live or to the heads of the Staff Corps or Departments to which they may belong of any permanent change o...

Night Operations
By employing night operations troops make use of the cover of darkness to minimize losses from hostile fire, to escape observation, to gain time. (Infantry Drill Regulations.) They are dangerous because control is difficult and conf...

Obstacles
The main object in placing obstacles in front of a defensive position is to delay the enemy while he is under the defenders' fire, and thus make his advance as difficult as possible. To accomplish this result they must be so placed ...

False Information
Unless instructions have been given to spread false information, all persons connected with the military service are forbidden to discuss the military situation, plans, movements, etc., with, or in the presence of, civilians of any ...

For An Advance
Field Orders (Title) No. ---- (Place) (Reference to map used) (Date and Hour) (1) (Information of enemy and of...

Guard Duty
Guards are used in camp or garrison to preserve order, to protect property, and to enforce police regulations. The commander of the guard is an officer or non-commissioned officer. He performs his duties under the supervision of the...

Correct Procedure In Giving The Main Part Of A Field Order
1st. Give the information of the enemy and of our own supporting troops (i.e., those who may come to our assistance in case of need) to your subordinates that will give them a clear understanding of the problem and enable them intel...

Miscellaneous Information
For convenience, military information is considered under two heads, namely (1) that collected in time of peace by the body of army experts in Washington called the General Staff; and (2) that obtained by troops in the field after w...

The Logical Way To Estimate The Situation
1st. Consider exactly what you are to do, i.e., your mission as set forth in the orders or instructions under which you are acting or as deduced by you from your knowledge of the situation. 2d. Consider all available information o...