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What To Do On Your Arrival
There is a general rule of procedure to follow in rep...

Meeting Engagements
When two hostile forces suddenly meet we have what is...

Some General Hints
Clear and decisive orders are the logical result of d...

Organization commanders are responsible for all unaut...

In conducting the reconnaissance the patrols are, as ...

Slow Fire Targets
This target is used during slow fire at 200 and 300 yar...

Intelligence Section General Staff
There is a special committee of the Great General Sta...

Mr Fox Cuts The Cottontails
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Fill your canteen each evening, as the water wagons s...

Conduct Of The Patrol
In communicating with each other for ordinary purpose...

Army Slang

The following army slang is universally employed:

Bunkie--the soldier who shares the shelter half or tent of a
comrade in the field. A bunkie looks after his comrade's property
in the event the latter is absent.

Doughboy--the infantryman.

French leave--unauthorized absence.

Holy Joe--the chaplain.

K.O.--the commanding officer.

On the carpet--a call before the commanding officer for


Rookie--a new recruit.

Sand rat--a soldier on duty in the rifle pit during target

Top sergeant--the first sergeant.

Come and get it--the meal is ready to be served.

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