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Plotting Boards For Field Artillery

Plotting Boards For Field Artillery

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Published by U.S. Government Printing Office in Washington, D.C., USA .
Written in English


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TM 9-1569 Ordnance Maintenance: Plotting Boards For Field Artillery, 1942-05-21

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25897223M
OCLC/WorldCa46912429

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Yup, these are Field Artillery soldiers learning how to plot artillery fire. But I will forgive the publisher's gaffe because it's still a neat picture of Army training in early WWII. The stacked rifles, the ammunition belts with canteens hanging from the tree, the Soldiers working the problems at the plotting boards while their classmates sit. Stereo-tube For Field Artillery Model S.f Of The German Company Gerz. Artillery Plotting Tools. Original German. Original German Ww 2 - Croatian Volunteer - Artillery Officer - Side Cap - Rare Original German Ww 2 Shoulder Boards - Artillery Africa Corps - Rare. Rare, Fancy. Rare, Fancy Antique German Wwi Trench Art Artillery.

My ARMY Publications TC Mortar Fire Direction Procedures - - BIG size - 15 May (This book replaces FM , Mortar Fire Direction Procedures dated ) pages (We also have this book in the popular "mini" size (half the size of a regular sheet of paper) on this website) Training Circular (TC) provides guidance for military occupational .   "Fire for Effect"= (FFE) This often used artillery term is used to order the battery emplacement to fire a full barrage of their guns on to the target to blanket the target with fire to accomplish the mission or effect, like suppression or destruction. This is not a barrage that is fired until rounds are exhausted or the in the field units order a halt of fire.


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Ordnance maintenance: plotting boards for field artillery One of 65 books in the series: War Department technical manual available on this site.

Ordnance maintenance: plotting boards for field artillery Page: 1 22 p.: diagrs. ; 23 cm. This book is part of the collection entitled: Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project and was provided to UNT Digital Library by the UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.

A plotting board was a mechanical device used by the U.S. Army Coast Artillery Corps as part of their fire control system to track the observed course of a target (typically a moving ship), project its future position, and derive the uncorrected data on azimuth (or direction) and range needed to direct the fire of the guns of a battery to hit that target.

Artillery Accessories & Spares. 25Pr Gun Accessories & Spares. 25Pr Gun Spares & Parts; 25Pr Gun Accessories; " Gun Accessories & Spares; Artillery items, plotting boards, accessories, CP items; Books & Manuals. Books & Manuals-printed.

Small Arms Training Manuals and other Weapon manuals; Osprey Weapons series; Parts Lists & handbooks. Fire control instruments. The Coast Artillery's early fire control instruments supported optical rangefinding and position finding, either horizontal base or vertical base, with both systems usually present for each fort.

Early horizontal base rangefinding required two azimuth (a.k.a. bearing or deflection) instruments, preferably widely separated, and a communications system. THE COAST ARTILLERY JOURNAL Member Affiliated Mi!itaTY Ma~a",ines Published as the Journal U.

Artillery from to MAJ. STEWART S. GIFFIN, C. C., Editor EDWIN H. CROUCH, Manager Volume 74Contents Number 3- Coast Artillery Association-Announcement File Size: 9MB. A couple photos of US Artillery firing charts or plotting boards. These came from Bourke-Whites book concerning her photos of the Italian front.

One of these I've seen elsewhere & attributed to the Korean War, but Bourke-White's book I scanned it from is the first edition copywrited in so a Korean war date is unlikely. The infantry observers’ lives got a whole lot simpler when the army issued plotting boards to the field in the summer of The plotting boards were fashioned with a clear plastic disk that rotated over a base with printed grid lines.

The pivot point on the disk represented the position of the guns. 4 Mar - Explore andrewhollinrak's board "Coast Artillery" on Pinterest. See more ideas about World war two, World war and Wwii pins.

The infantry observers’ lives got a whole lot simpler when the army issued plotting boards to the field in the summer of The plotting boards were fashioned with a clear plastic disk that rotated over a base with printed grid lines.

The pivot point on. American Seacoast Defenses: A Reference Guide Third Edition This book is now available from the CDSG Press for $ Click here for ordering information.

ASD is a compendium of information designed to provide quick answers to questions that arise when visiting a coast. The reason this blog is called "Graphic Firing Table" is because when I started it I was an artilleryman in the Oregon National Guard. I explained back then what a GFT was and what it did, and it seemed like a good sort of title for something like a blog that delivers opinions and ideas like projectiles into the aether.

I didn't talk about the other form of manual fire. Event Recorder and Plotting Boards Circuits and Analysis: TM Generators, Frequency Changers, and Switching Systems: TM Ground Guidance Equipment Checkout and Toubleshooting Procedures: TM Battery Control Circuits and Ag Transmission Circuits: TM Underground Launching Equipment: TM   The design was based on Artillery School at Fort Monroe, Virginia.

The gunners were held to the highest standard and were instructed in: Surveying & triangulation. Orientating guns and determining the height of gun trunnions and position finders above mean low grade. Construction of various harbor charts. Construction of plotting boards.

The 97 th Artillery Group (Air Defense Artillery) arrived in Vietnam 30 September and was assigned to US Army Vietnam under operational control of the 7th US Air Force.

The Group headquarters located at Tan Son Nhut Air Base exercise command and administration of the: a. 6 th Battalion, 56 th Artillery (HAWK) provided air defense of the Tan Son Nhut and Bien Hoa areas. Two Coast Artillery Training Groups, the 17th and the 18th, existed at Camp Davis (North Carolina) from 10 March to 15 May Seven Coast Artillery Groups (mm Gun) were activated, and three saw combat in the Pacific at New Guinea, Luzon, and Okinawa.

The others were converted into field artillery groups or disbanded. TM Plotting Boards for Seacoast Artillery; TM Submarine Mining () Books.

On The Practicability of CONSTRUCTING CANNON OF GREAT CALIBER Capable of Long-Continued Use Under Full Charges by Daniel Treadwell, Vice-President of the American Academy and Late Rumford Professor in Harvard University. Browsing subject area: Distances -- Measurement -- Equipment and supplies (Exclude extended shelves) You can also browse an alphabetical list from this subject or from.

Full text of "Maps and Artillery Boards" See other formats Google This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for general ions on library shelves before il was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world's books discoverable online.

Position-finding system Chapter 8. Position-finding apparatus. Section I. Plotting-room apparatus I. Observation instruments, including range finders Chapter 9.

Instruction of members of range section 54 Chapter Observation. Section I. Observation of fire and appMcation of corrections II. Spotting boards III. This issue of The Coast Artillery Journal contains the following articles: The Organization of an Overseas Defensive Sea Area, by Brigadier General C.

E. Kilbourne, U.S.A.; Battery I Wins the Knox Trophy, by Captain Ben Bowering, 4th C.A.; The Cost of the National Guard, by Colonel William H.

Waldron, Executive Officer, Militia Bureau; National Defense and Transportation, by .Hints: See Ordnance for information concerning artillery design, construction, and testing. See Railway Artillery for another type of artillery which was used as Coast Artillery and Optics for Coast Artillery Fire control instruments.

Note: When you buy one of the numbered extracts from a manual your purchase will include both the basic article and all of the other pages and. It was less effective against moving targets than the field artillery.

The heavy field howitzer was less mobile than the field gun, but nevertheless was able to move long distances at a trot. The sFH battalion normally fought as a unit, firing from covered positions.

The cm gun fired a kg shell at a rate of up to 20 per minute.