Thread: Combat load??
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Old November 04, 2005, 02:26   #107
olsarg
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Believe basic load was 2 pouchs W/4magazines 20 rds plus 1 magazine in rifle for M14 100 rounds aditional ammo was in bandoleers. Don't have my belt for M1 anymre was it 10 8 round clips or? so long ago You forget . Try 2 sets fatigues 5 pair socks 5 sets under wear 1 pair boots one pair overshoes shelter half poles pegs rope sleeping bag poncho shovel 2 towels 4 wash rags field jacket hat plus TA 21 web gear helmet ect nice basic enfantry load (leg) with m1. used to do 20 mile hikes I hear.
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