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Infantry Battalion
Four companies of infantry. (There are three battalio...

Disadvantages Of The Defense
(1) The defender surrenders the advantage of the init...

Rapid Fire Target
This target is always used with the battle sight at...

What To Bring
1. Travel light. Bring only the bare necessities ...

Fill Magazine
Take the position of load, if not already there, open t...

Selection Of A Camping Ground
Suppose that you were sent on ahead of troops on the ...

Strength And Composition
The strength of a rear guard depends upon the nature ...

1st Movement On The Fixed Pivot
Being in line, to turn the company: 1. Company right ...

Target Practice
Military shooting or target practice is very differ...

The Assembly
The captain takes his post in front of, or designates...

Quick Time

Being at a halt, to march forward in quick time: 1. Forward, 2. MARCH.

At the command forward, shift the weight of the body to the right leg,
left knee straight.

At the command march, move the left foot smartly straight forward 30
inches from the right, sole near the ground, and plant it without shock;
next, in like manner, advance the right foot and plant it as above;
continue the march. The arms swing naturally.

Being at a halt, or in march in quick time, to march in double time: 1.
Double time, 2. MARCH.

If at a halt, at the first command shift the weight of the body to the
right leg. At the command march, raise the forearms, fingers closed, to
a horizontal position along the waist line; take up an easy run with the
step and cadence of double time, allowing a natural swinging motion to
the arms.

If marching in quick time, at the command march, given as either foot
strikes the ground, take one step in quick time, and then step off in
double time.

To resume the quick time: 1. Quick time, 2. MARCH.

At the command march, given as either foot strikes the ground, advance
and plant the other foot in double time; resume the quick time, dropping
the hands by the sides.

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