1. PURPOSE AND SCOPE. a. This manual is designed for the use of the platoon commander and destroyer commander in training members of the crew of the gun motor carriage M36. It is to be used as a guide to achieve orderly, disciplined, and efficient execution of action, and precision, accuracy, and speed in the service of the vehicle and weapons.
b. Procedures for the following are prescribed in
c. Procedure for placing antiaircraft gun in action is prescribed in
d. Care of the gun, causes of, and immediate action for, malfunctions of the
e. Precautions to be observed in handling misfires are prescribed in
f. Duties of the automotive driver are prescribed in
g. Reconnaissance procedure is prescribed in
2. DESCRIPTION. The gun motor carriage M36 consists of a
3. TRAINING PRINCIPLE. Crew drill fixes habits of precision and speed. Strict adherence to standardized procedures during drill insures smooth teamwork in battle.