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Field Artillery Field Manual, Service of the Piece, 105-mm Howitzer, M2, Truck-Drawn

Field Artillery Field Manual, Service of the Piece, 105-mm Howitzer, M2, Truck-Drawn

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FM 6-75 Field Artillery Field Manual, Service of the Piece, 105-mm Howitzer, M2, Truck-Drawn 1945-10-05

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Open LibraryOL25899664M
OCLC/WorldCa56665259

  "The mm M2A1 (MA1) howitzer was a howitzer developed and used by the United States. It was the standard U.S. light field howitzer in World War II and saw action in both the European and Pacific theaters. Entering production in , it quickly gained a reputation for accuracy and a powerful punch.   Video shows US Army soldiers of the 1st Battalion, 37th Field Artillery, Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 7th Infantry Division test firing a experimental 15mm truck mounted howitzer .


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Field Artillery Field Manual, Service of the Piece, 105-mm Howitzer, M2, Truck-Drawn Download PDF EPUB FB2

FM (OBSOLETE): Field artillery field manual, service of the piece, mm howitzer, M2, truck-drawn. FM Field Artillery Field Manual Service of the Piece mm Howitzer, M2, Truck-Drawn [G C Marshall] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

FM Field Artillery Field Manual Service of the Piece mm Howitzer, M2, Truck-DrawnAuthor: G C Marshall. FIELD ARTILLERY FIELD MANUAL SERVICE OF THE PIECE MM HOWITZER, M2, TRUCK-DRAWN SECTION I GENERAL E 1.

PURPOSE AND SCOPE.-This manual prescribes the duties to be performed in the service of the piece by the personnel normally assigned to one howitzer section of the firing battery. * 2. fm field artillery field manual service of the piece mm howitzer, m2, truck-drawn section i general e 1 PURPOSE AND SCOPE-This manual prescribes the duties to be performed in the service of the piece by the personnel normally assigned to one.

FM Field Artillery Field Manual, Service of the Piece, mm Howitzer, M2, Truck-Drawn "This manual prescribes the duties to be performed in the service of the piece by the personnel normally assigned to one howitzer section of the firing battery."Pages: FM War Department Field Artillery Field Manual - Service Of The Piece MM Howitzer, M2, Truck Drawn (Decem ) FM War Department Armored Force Field Manual - Service Of The Piece MM Howitzer Self-Propelled (Aug ).

FM Field Artillery Field Manual, Service of the Piece, mm Howitzer, M2, Truck-Drawn "Sections of this FM include: organization; posts- mounting and dismounting; movements of the carriages by hand; uncoupling and coupling; prepare for action and march order; duties in firing; additional information on the service of the piece; and care and maintenance of materiel."Pages: PMField Artillery Field Manual, Service of the Piece — M2 Howitzer M2, Truck-drawn, is published for the information and guidance of all concerned.

().] By order op the Secretary of 105-mm Howitzer G. MARSHALL. Chief of Staff. Official: E. FM Field Artillery Field Manual, Service of the Piece, mm Howitzer, M2, Truck-Drawn (OBSOLETE) "Sections of this FM include: organization; posts- mounting and dismounting; movements of the carriages by hand; uncoupling and coupling; prepare for action and march order; duties in firing; additional information on the service of the piece; and care and maintenance of materiel.".

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In Chief of Field Artillery, Major General Harry G. Bishop (), reported that ten altered M. howitzers, redesignated the M2 mm. howitzer, were being manufactured. FIELD ARTILLERY FIELD MANUAL SERVICE OF THE PIECE XII Field Artillery Field Manual, M2, HORSE-DRAWN AND TRUICK-DRAWN SECTION I GENERAL * 1.

PURPOSE AND SCOPE.-This manual prescribes the duties to be performed in the Service of the Piece of the piece by the personnel normally assigned to one gun section of the firing battery. m 2. REFERENCES.-a.

Field Artillery Field Manual, Service of the Piece, 75 mm Service of the Piece, Horse and Truck-Drawn: Oct $ Service of the Piece MM Howitzer, M2, Truck Drawn: Dec $ FM MM Howitzer M2 Series, Towed: Aug $ FM MM Howitzer MSeries Towed: Feb Ordnance Field Service Bulletin NoC Lubrication Instructions for Carriage, Howitzer, mm, M2 Howitzer, mm M2A1 (1 May ); 6 pages, 2 illus.

Price {Item No} mm Howitzer M2 Questions and Answers. Field Artillery School (July ); 46+pages Price {Item No} Go to Artillery (Field) WWII Vintage Article. DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY FIELD MANUAL FM This manual supersedes FM5 Octoberincluding C1, 24 January - mm HOWITZER M2 -SERIES TOWED DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY AUGUST United States Government Printing Office Washington: Service of the Piecemm Howitzer, Motor Carriage M-7 * FM Service of the Piecemm Howitzer, M2, Truck-drawn () FM Service of the PieceInch Gun M1 FM Service of the Piecemm Howitzer, MA1, Truck-drawn FM Service of the Piecemm Howitzer, M1 FM Service of the Piecemm Gun, M *ATP THE FIELD ARTILLERY CANNON BATTERY MAY DISTRIBUTION RESTRICTION.

Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited. * This publication supersedes ATP /MCWPdated 07 July Antiaircraft Artillery: Service of the Piecemm AA Gun M2, on M1A1 Mount: FM Antiaircraft Artillery: Service of the Piecemm AA Gun M2, on Mount M2: FM Antiaircraft Artillery: Service of the PieceInch AA Gun * FM Antiaircraft Artillery: Service of the Piecemm Antiaircraft Gun () FM FM Field Artillery Field Manual Service of the Piece MM Howitzer, M2, Truck-Drawn War Department Published by US Government Printing Office, Washington DC ().

This manual is a guide to assist commanders graph, and line. and chiefs of sections in developing M towed (2) Include supporting reasons for each com- mm howitzer sections into teams that will Size: 2MB. FM Field Artillery Field Manual, Service Of The Piece, Mm Gun, M2, Horse-Drawn And Truck-Drawn "This manual prescribes the duties to be performed in the service of the piece by the personnel normally assigned to one gun section of the firing : iber; medium artillery, the mm howitzer; heavy artillery, the mm gun and all guns and howitzers of larger caliber.

Based on means of transportation-Horse-drawn artil-lery, horse artillery, pack artillery, and motorized artillery. Motorized artillery is subdivided into truck-drawn and trac-tor-drawn artillery.

Size: 1MB. The development of the fixed mm round and a muzzle break to absorb the recoil were added but progress was slow. By the army had tested a new carriage and the M2 was standardized inthis went into full production and went on to replace the 75mm guns in each of the three field battalions contained in each Infantry e: mm (xR).

U.S. Army Field Manuals of World War II. WW2 History. Service of the PieceInch AA Gun * FM Antiaircraft Artillery: Service of the Piecemm Antiaircraft Gun () FM Antiaircraft Artillery: Service of Directors M4 and M7 FM Service of Height Finders M1 and M2 FM Service of Height Finder SCR FM Field Artillery Field Manuals: FM Organization and Drill () FM Tactics and Technique () Service of the Piecemm Howitzer, M2, Truck-drawn () FM Service of the PieceInch Gun M1.

Service of the Piece MM Howitzer Self propelled () FM Crew Drill and Service of the Piece, Medium Tank, M4. FM Antiaircraft Artillery Field Manual. Service of the Piece mm Fire Unit (5 November Service of the Piece. mm Howitzer, M2, Truck-Drawn (12 December ) (+Changes 1 pages, +illus.

Price {Item No} [Note that not all of the aircraft listed in the book were published with pictures and that the data on. FM Field Artillery Field Manual. Service of the Piece.

mm Gun M2A3, Truck-Drawn and Horse-Drawn (4 May ); 59 pages, 8 illus. Price {Item No} FM Field Artillery Field Manual. Service of the Piece. mm Gun, M and MA1, Horse-Drawn and Truck-Drawn ()(+Change 1); 53 pages, 7 illus.

Price {Item No}. FIELD ARTILLERY FIELD MANUAL FIRING Prepared under direction of the Chief of Field Artillery includes only that portion of a gun or howitzer battery at the firing position, carriages unlimbered or uncoupled and instruction in the service of the piece will be avoided since it interferes with the effective delivery of fire.

* 4. File Size: 2MB. FM Field Artillery Field Manual, Service of the Piece, mm Howitzer, M2, Truck-Drawn, by United States Department of the Army | Sold by: Services LLC Kindle Edition. FM Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for the Field Artillery Battalion - March FM Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures for MA6 Howitzer (Paladin) Operations - August FM Inform and Influence Activities - January The mm gun M1 was a millimeter caliber field gun developed and used by the United States military.

Nicknamed "Long Tom" (an appellation with a long and storied history in U.S. field and naval artillery), it was produced in M1 and M2 variants, later known as the MDeveloped to replace the Canon de mm GPF, the gun was deployed as a heavy field weapon during World War II and the Type: Towed field artillery.

FIELD ARTILLERY FIELD MANUAL - SERVICE OF THE PIECE 8-INCH HOWITZER M1 - FM [War Department] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. FIELD ARTILLERY FIELD MANUAL - SERVICE OF THE PIECE 8-INCH HOWITZER M1 - FMAuthor: War Department. FM Service of the Piece, mm Howitzer, Horse and Truck-drawn. FM Service of the Piece, mm Howitzer M2, Truck-drawn.

FM Field Artillery Air Observation FM 7- INFANTRY. FM Organisations Infantry. FM Infantry Field Manual, Rifle Company, Rifle Regiment. FM INFANTRY FIELD MANUAL HEAVY WEAPONS COMPANY, RIFLE REGIMENT. C FIELD ARTILLERY BATTALION MM TOWED, AIR ASSAULT DIVISION ARTILLERY EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 1.

2 C mm Howitzer, Towed (M) 6 HMMWV w/w 6 OTOE Item QTY C Radar Set. U.S. Field Artillery Unit fires MA6 Paladin Self-Propelled Howitzers during training exercises at Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany.

Unit - 1st Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd. Field Artillery Field Manual, Service of the Piece, mm Howitzer, M2, Truck-Drawn by United States. War Department 2 editions - first published in The basic numbers will be as follows: 6- to Field artillery The subnumbers for Field manuals will be from 1 to "--War department Circular no.

36, April 6, Librarian view | Catkey: Historical Background. The U.S. Army Field Artillery branch traces its origins to 17 November when the Continental Congress, unanimously elected Henry Knox "Colonel of the Regiment of Artillery".

The regiment formally entered service on 1 January Branch: United States Army. Historic Collection of Military Manuals. View Full Size Visual aircraft recognition p2 FM Coast Artillery field manual, service of the piece, seacoast artillery, 8=inch gun, Mark VI, modification 3A2, on railway mount M1A1 FM Army Air and Missile Defense Command operations FM Coast Artillery field manual.

Field Artillery The King of Battle The Field Artillery Mission is to destroy, neutralize, or suppress the enemy by cannon, rocket, and missile fires and to integrate all fires into combined arms.

"This manual prescribes the duties to be performed in the service of the piece [8-inch gun M1 and mm howitzer M1] by the personnel normally assigned to one howitzer of gun section of the firing battery and by other firing battery personnel." Covers both the 8-inch gun M1 and the mm howitzer M1.

Prescribes duties to be performed in the service of both pieces of artillery. United States War Department training film TF An introduction to the US Army M2A1 mm Howitzer, general description and principles of operation. Includes scenes of mm Howitzers in action.The M field howitzer is one of the most recognizable artillery pieces ever made.

Developed between World Wars it was introduced in It was a powerful and accurate gun often deployed at .