The officer explains the main points of a different battle formations like Squad Column, Skirmish Line and Wedge formation.
United States USA Date:1942 Duration:3 min 33 sec Sound:Yes
The advantages of the battle formations during a war. A U.S. Army Rifle Squad officer speaks about the main points to be remembered during the battle formations . First the Squad Column which is the easiest formation, should be used at night and platoon leader will always suggest this formation first. Second Wedge formation which is helpful when the squad is alone. Skirmish Line Formation useful for advancing attack, cross small open area to be shelled and not to be used at night. The officer talks about the proper fighting formation to be adopted and about their responsibility. The Sergeants listen to him.
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