ERIC Number: ED082013
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Small Arms Marksmanship Manual, NAVPERS 93863.
Bureau of Naval Personnel, Washington, DC.
The Navy's small arms marksmanship training program is designed to achieve proficiency for Navy personnel in handling the rifle, pistol andshotgun. The minimum objective of this program is to qualify Navy personnel as "Marksman," and ensure that personnel who are issued small arms for security, recreation, or competitions are fully qualified in their use. Chapters in this manual cover small arms ranges, basic rifle marksmanship, known-distance rifle range firing, basic pistol and revolver marksmanship, combat pistol training, care and cleaning of weapons, qualification courses, U.S. Navy small arms marksmanship program, competition-in-arms, match-conditioned weapons and ammunition, marksmanship trophies and awards and NROTC training and competition-in-arms. A 27-page marksmanship dictionary concludes the volume. (MS)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Naval Personnel, Washington, DC.