Cavalry reconnaissance troop, mechanized.

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"The scope of the manual includes discussion and illustration of organization, equipment, training, and methods of employment of the mechanized cavalry reconnaissance troop and its components, designed to simplify and speed training and to facilitate understanding of basic doctrine."

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132 p. : ill., diagrs. ; 18 cm.

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United States. War Department. February 24, 1944.

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  • Main Title: Cavalry reconnaissance troop, mechanized.
  • Added Title: War Department field manual ; FM 2-20.
  • Alternate Title: Cavalry field manual, cavalry reconnaissance troop, mechanized.
  • Series Title: War Department field manual

Description

"The scope of the manual includes discussion and illustration of organization, equipment, training, and methods of employment of the mechanized cavalry reconnaissance troop and its components, designed to simplify and speed training and to facilitate understanding of basic doctrine."

Physical Description

132 p. : ill., diagrs. ; 18 cm.

Notes

"24 February 1944."

Supersedes FM 17-20, 30 May 1942.

Includes index.

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Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project

An ongoing project, A-to-Z encompasses U.S. federal government documents published prior to 1960. We are digitizing the documents alphabetically, starting with the call number A, which includes agricultural documents. By popular demand, the A-to-Z Collection also contains vintage War Department field manuals and technical manuals.

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  • February 24, 1944

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  • Dec. 20, 2010, 9:57 a.m.

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  • April 29, 2016, 6:23 p.m.

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United States. War Department. Cavalry reconnaissance troop, mechanized., book, February 24, 1944; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc29939/: accessed May 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.