The Home Guard Pocket Manual, by Capt. A. Southworth, M.B.E.

 

 

Index

Front Cover. Backcover. FC - BC
Capabilities of a good Instructor. Title Page. IFC - 1
Index. Forward. 2 - 3
Suggested Syllabus of Training. 4
Pattern 17 Rifle. 5
Daily Cleaning. 5 - 6
Cleaning after Firing. 6 - 7
Loading and Unloading. Trigger Pressing. 7
Aiming. 8
Lying Position, Kneeling Position. 9-10
Standing Position. Fire Discipline Training. 11
Visual Training. Judging Distance. 12 - 13
Fire Orders. Range Practices. 13 - 18
Range Safety Precautions. 19
Bayonet Training Instruction. 19 - 25
Respirator Drill. 25 - 26
Sten Machine Carbine. (Image). 27 & 30
.300 B.A.R. (Image). 28 & 31
Tests of Elementary Training. (Images). 32 & 42
Squad Drill. 43
Platoon and Company Drill. 44 - 46
Grenades. 47 - 51

Field Training:-
Use of Cover. Types of Cover. 52
Field Signals. Signals with the Rifle. Section Formations. 53 - 54
Scouts. Fieldcraft. 55 -56
Messages. Verbal and Written. 56 - 58
Patrols. 58 - 60
Road Blocks. 60 - 62

Practical Field Hints. 63
Suggested Field uses for Ruberoid Products. 65
Advertising and Building uses for Ruberoid Products. 66 - IBC

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