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WEAPONS, UNIFORMS AND EQUIPMENT
OF THE WORLD WAR II MARINE

Peleliu-September 1944. A 1st MarDiv .30 light machine gun team takes a break from combat. USMC Photo

 

WEAPONS

SMALL ARMS

U. S. rifle, cal. 30, M1

U. S. rifle, cal 30, M1903A3

M1918A2 Browning Automatic Rifle

U. S. Carbine, cal. 30, M1

Thompson Submachine Gun

Reising Submachine Gun

Rifle Grenade Launcher, M7


FIELD EQUIPMENT

The Steel Helmet

M1941 Pack

Contents of the M1941 Haversack

M2 Individual First Aid Kit

Pre-war Marine Corps Field Equipment


RADIOS AND FIELD TELEPHONES

SCR-300 Radio Set

SCR-536 Radio Set


UNIFORMS

The 1941 Pattern Utility Uniform

The Winter Service Uniform

The Summer Service Uniform

The Dress Blue Uniform

World War II Enlisted Rank Structure

World War II Officer Rank Structure

 

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