Training: Squad Tactics, Mountaineering Basics, Drill and Rifle
Below are slideshows of the core training program for the unit, followed by download versions.
Basic Commands & Signals (Drill, Marching and Field)
Download Commands Insert and Squad Formations, Close Order below and link to Manual of Arms for visual details of rifle drill.
Training Booklet #1: The Soldier in the Squad
Download booklet 1 below:
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Training Booklet #2: The Soldier In the Mountains
Download Booklet 2 below:
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All members are required to be proficient in the safe and proper use of the Wehrmacht's infantry rifle, the Mauser K-98. Our training events include instruction on the weapon, using the Mitchell Mauser manual. Download at right and read below.
For a comparison to U.S. infantry squad of the same era, click below: