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Transmitted immediately after tne call. In some cases, you may have to keep pressure on the pressure paint even after the drawing is put on. The FPL is a line on which the gun fires grazing fire across the unit’s front. Surface lines take less time and fewer soldiers to install.

The MOPP level determines what equip- ment you must wear and what you must carry.

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The normal distance between soldiers is 10 meters. If two of you are present, one should give mouth-to-mouth resuscitation and the other should give heart massage. Silence PWs and do not let them talk to each other. Without engineer help, crawl trenches about 1 meter 3 feet deep and two thirds of a meter 2 feet wide are probably all that can be dug. This is most true at long ranges.

If it commn been, do not try to disarm it. Paint shiny areas forehead, cheekbones, nose, ears, and chin with a dark color. Look for your next position before leaving a position.

Exposed skin reflects light and may draw the enemy’s sildier. Sometimes the unit may move soldeir from the enemy. These techniques should be practiced until they become second nature. That technique is called fire and movement. Do not remove your shirt in the open. To stop it, press on the point of the body where the main artery supplying the wounded area with blood is located This pres- sure should shut off or slow down the flow of blood from the heart to the wound until a pressure dressing can be put on it.


Also make sure that the rubber gasket is around the fuse base.

FM 21-75: Combat Skills Of The Soldier

If you are uncertam or doubtful of your ability to do your job, you may hesitate and make wrong decisions. Build positions on the side of a hill, away from road junctions or lone buildings, and in covered and concealed places.

Leaves, grass, or sticks can also be attached to the cover. If the control knob is turned clockwise to its last position, the squelch is turned off background noise will start. Hide mess kits, mirrors, food con- tainers, and white underwear and towels.

High standards of sanitation also protect against some insects. If you have been firing from one position for some time, the enemy may have spotted you and may be waiting for you to come up from behind cover.

Camouflage yourself and your equipment to blend with the surroundings. Now move your eyes in short, abrupt, and irregular movements around it, pausing a few seconds after each move. To help remove food from between your teeth, use dental floss or toothpicks.

Positions must not be where the enemy expects to find them. Combat Intelligence and Counterintelligence Chpt 5: Keep your fingernails closely trimmed and clean. For example, a motorist trying to pass another car judges the distance of oncoming cars based on their apparent size.

Your life and the lives of your fellow soldiers could depend on reporting what you see, hear, and smell. When he moves to the left, you should move to the left.


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Move well away from the lighted area. It can damage solid-state components of electrical equipment radios, radars, computers, vehiclesj and weapon systems TOW and Dragon. His position depends on his condition.

Use the visual search technique. To get protection from enemy fire in the offense or wnen moving, use routes that put cover between you and the places where the enemy is known or thought to be. To change the direc- tion of your fire from one approach to another, move the rifle barrel from one forward stake to another.

The frontal cover is built first. Before evacuating a PW, attach a tag to him. When possible, write them out beforehand.

By knowing what to do, and by getting medical help quickly, you may be able to save lives, prevent permanent disabilities, and prevent long periods of hospitalization.

Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited. When you must move as fast as the tanks, you should ride on them. A human body is also easily recognized. The object will be more visible this way than when you look straight at it. The ammunition bearer’s position is connected to the machine gun position by a crawl trench so that he can bring ammunition to the gun or replace the gunner or the assistant gunner. Your fire will fiAe, dig a small trench to stabilize its bipod then be more accurate.

Do not let anyone abuse them. Each time you talk over a radio, the sound of your voice travels in all directions.

He will inject three injectors at once and administer artificial respiration, if necessary. Do not bite your fingernails, pick your nose, or scratch your body.