Manuals and books -- ORIGINAL AND NOT REPRINTS

1949 OCCUPATION OF JAPAN EARLY "RICE BOWL FOOTBALL PROGRAM:  Looks to be the Army Versus the Air force and I have not checked the name for any famous ones but it does have full rosters of the teams and some GREAT coca-cola ads that are phenomenal.  Excellent near mint condition with great cover art and colors.

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THUNDERBIRD NEWSLETTER DATED 1947 FOR THE 45TH DIVISION VETERANS:  Excellent condition newsletter for the veteran fighting men of the 45th division whom fought in Italy in WWII.  Very nice photos and drawings by Bill Maudlin. 

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AFM51-45 INSTRUMENT FLYING FOR JET AIRCRAFT 1953 DATED:  Excellent MINTY condition and about 100 pages with tons of information on the early flying of the Jet Age planes.  This must be the FIRST manual printed for the pilots on this subject and has tons of photos of the gages and instruments in the cockpits.  A super nice early manual

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WWII RESTRICTED GUIDE TO THE SANTA MARIA AIR TRANSPORT BASE AND TERMINAL:  This nice pamphlet was for the pilots in the Air transport command or Ferry command and was a restricted item for the base and the operations.  Only 4 pages but a scarce piece of this command in WWII and a Stateside base.

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AMERICAN FORCES IN ACTION SERIES INTELLIGENCE REPORT OF BATTLE OF GUAM: Printed in 1946 this historical intelligence report was for this battle and included MANY maps some pull out types. This is VERY in depth and illustrated. There was a set of of 10 of these printed during the War. 136 Pages. good condition This is the 77th Division and 3rd marines ORIGINAL PRINTING 

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AMERICAN FORCES IN ACTION SERIES INTELLIGENCE REPORT OF BATTLE OF MAKIN: Printed in 1946 this historical intelligence report was for this battle and included MANY maps some pull out types. This is VERY in depth and illustrated. There was a set of of 10 of these printed during the War. 136 Pages. good condition ORIGINAL PRINTING 

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AMERICAN FORCES IN ACTION SERIES INTELLIGENCE BATTLE OF THE ADMIRALTIES: Printed in 1945 this historical intelligence report was for this battle and included MANY maps some pull out types. This is VERY in depth and illustrated. There was a set of of 10 of these printed during the War. 151 Pages. good condition This is the 1st cavalry account of the battle ORIGINAL PRINTING 

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AMERICAN FORCES IN ACTION SERIES INTELLIGENCE REPORT BATTLE OF THE WINTER LINE: Printed in JUNE 1945 this historical intelligence report was for this battle and included MANY maps some pull out types. This is VERY in depth and illustrated. There was a set of of 10 of these printed during the War. 117 Pages. good condition ORIGINAL PRINTING . About the 5th army, 1st SSF, 1st armored and 13 units total.

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AMERICAN FORCES IN ACTION SERIES INTELLIGENCE REPORT OF THE BATTLE TO BIZERTE: Printed in NOV 1943 (first printing)this historical intelligence report was for this battle and included MANY maps some pull out types. This is VERY in depth and illustrated. There was a set of of 10 of these printed during the War. 80+ Pages. good condition ORIGINAL PRINTING. Detailed name roster of all men winning medals in back.

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ARMY PAMPHLET 381-10 WEAPONS AND EQUIPMENT RECOGNITION GUIDE SOUTHEAST ASIA 1969:  This scarce manual is 349 pages LOADED with pistols to tanks of what was being found in the Vietnam theater and this guide had all the information about all of them.. It has a taped spine so the price reflects that issue but excellent condition and full of hundreds of weapons.

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BASE GUIDEBOOK TO MAXWELL AIRFIELD ALABAMA 1944 DATED: This great little base guidebook was produced by bell telephone and gave great information about your new base and the surroundings towns. This would have been issued to all new men to the base in WWII. Excellent condition.

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WWII REQUEST BLANK FORMS FOR DECORATIONS AND CITATIONS SET OF 3:  Really nice to see these that were not used and that they were for the soldiers needing their medals and citations after the war had stopped during occupation and when the commanders finally got time to after the fighting. Nice set of 3 blank forms.

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1943 DATED NAVY BLUE JACKETS MANUAL FROM WWII IN ORIGINAL SOFT COVER:  Excellent condition and with a complete 1150 plus pages of everything you might need to know about serving in the navy and the equipment WITH WEAPONS they used in WWII.  A great SOFT covered book in great condition. 

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WWII CIVIL PILOTS TRAINING AND NAVIGATION BOOK SET FROM WASHINGTON DC:  this is a nice set of 2 manuals for being a civil pilot and the navigation manual.  both are very intense in training and over 250 and 350 pages each.  These guys also trained our pilots during the war along with transport of planes.

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MANUAL FOR COURT MARTIAL US ARMY 1928 REVISED 1943 DATED HARDCOVER:  Original copy dated 1943 and used in the proceedings and the trials of court Martial of crimes and violations in World War II. complete copy and 342 pages. Quite thick...

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MANUAL FOR COURT MARTIAL US ARMY 1928 DATED HARDCOVER:  Original copy dated 1928 and used in the proceedings and the trials of court Martial of crimes and violations in the late 1920's. complete copy and 341 pages.

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MANUAL FOR COURT MARTIAL US ARMY 1951 DATED HARDCOVER:  Original copy dated 1951 and used in the proceedings and the trials of court Martial of crimes and violations in the Korean War. complete copy and 665 pages. Quite thick...

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SPECIAL SERVICE EDITION 1943 DATED DICTIONARY WEBSTERS POCKET TYPE:  This is a wonderful original excellent condition pocket size dictionary the men would use in the field for correction of spelling in the letters home.  A great MINTY condition piece that would be nice in the personal effects of a WWII soldier.

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WWII 1942 DATED ORIGINAL DRIVERS MANUAL WITH CERTIFICATE ATTACHED:  This appears to be a great condition unissued one with the original drivers certificate still attached in the front of the manual.  A must for any WWII vehicle collector

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ENGINEER RECONNAISSANCE REPORTS FROM ENGINEER SCHOOL 1965:  Nice pocket sized 75 page book of reports and the know how of blowing up bridges and timber shown.  nice briefing cheat sheet in pink included and in great condition.

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FAHEY'S SIXTH EDITION 1950 DATED IDENTIFICATION OF SHIPS AND AIRCRAFT:  These nice booklets were produced for many reasons including spotters and the men of the armed forces to study the ships and aircraft of the US fleet.  Nice condition and full of all the information of each craft. This one includes a lot of the experimental jets and helicopters of the pre-1950 era.

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ARTILLERY GUNNERY MANUAL USED BY 45TH DIVISION PRE WWII (1941):  Used by the 45th division before reactivation in WWII this thick 525 page book covers all the areas of artillery gunnery in the field.  Has some notations and owners name inside but a very in depth manual.

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FLIGHT HANDBOOK 1954 DATED FOR THE F7U3 AND 3M AIRCRAFT SCARCE WITH WINGS:  These wings are from the mid 1950's guaranteed and this pilot was in from 1952 to 1971 as I sold the rest of the grouping and this was a extra copy of this scarce manual to a obscure jet of the Korean War era.  Sold as the set. 186 pages and almost all diagrams of the full jet and every componet.

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SCARCE BOOKLET MANUAL "FLYING WITH THE MARINE CORPS" 1943 DATED:  This incredible manual was a boost to the Marines in the Navy schools for flying in WWII.  It is FULL of information and photos of the Pilots and PRIDE and HONOR, and the paratroopers, gliders and every aspect of the Air Marines in WWII including some color photos.  A MUST have if you are a USMC Pilot or Air collector. Small chip to lower front. The OOOOH-RAAA of books about 12 x 9 inches and about 60 + pages

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FM-E-101-10 FIELD MANUAL ENEMY FORCES ORGANIZATIONAL AND LOGISTICAL DATA:  Excellent hard cover expandable for later use early edition of the book with the German , Italian, and Japanese information as we knew it in 1942.  A nice 156 Page manual with nice EARLY war information that changed throughout the war.

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FM100-10 FIELD SERVICE REGULATIONS ADMINISTRATION 1943 DATED:  Manual is in nice condition over all with about 180 pages in length.  Basically covers all the aspects of administration of all the Army sections.

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FM100-5 OPERATION FIELD MANUAL DATED EARLY 1941:  Excellent 310 page manual covering all aspects of operation on the ground the Military might have in War.  This one was published just before the war and how things soon changed.

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FM101-10 STAFF OFFICERS FIELD MANUAL LOGISTICAL DATA RESTRICTED:  Full of data and notes for a staff level officer these were issued for a general study and is nicely dated 1941.  This is a hard cover manual in excellent condition and about 270 pages.

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FM101-5 STAFF OFFICERS FM FOR STAFF ORGANIZATION AND PROCEDURE 1954:  Some field tactics and procedures and nice paperwork section with graphs and charts of such. combat orders reading and interpretation.  Just a great thick 395 page manual of some of what a Staff Officer grade must know.

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FM2-5 CAVALRY FIELD MANUAL FOR HORSE CAVALRY DATED 1940:  This is probrably one of the last manuals addressing the horse cavalry units as it ended a couple years later officially.  1940 dated with 302 pages of information.  Nice condition but a couple nibble marks on the upper right corner that are small.  A scarcer WWII manual for the true horse cavalry.

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FM20-33 MANUAL FOR COMBAT FLAME OPERATIONS DATED 1965:  Flame was used a lot in Vietnam due to the thick jungle conditions and this manual covers all the aspects of flame throwers, bombs, booby traps and tanks that sprayed fire.  Plenty of photos and a great condition manual with 112 pages.

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FM21-10 MILITARY SANITATION AND FIRST AID FIELD MANUAL 1940 DATED:  Excellent early pre-war field manual on the steps of first aid and the treatments of the wounded,  Also the way to keep infections and the cleaning of camps and sites to stop disease.  192 pages soft cover.

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FM 21-11 MANUAL FOR THE FIRST AID FOR SOLDIERS 1959 DATED:  Excellent early Vietnam actions manual for the first aid for soldiers wounded in the field.  Excellent condition and about 100 pages thick.

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FM21-25 ELEMENTARY MAP AND AREAL PHOTOGRAPH READING 1944: This manual is wonderful if you have any of the types of WWII compasses including the wrist type.  It is 116 pages and a nice resource manual for the men in the field on recon missions with maps or photos.

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FM21-26 ADVANCED MAP AND AREAL PHOTOGRAPH READING 1944:  This is the next level after the elementary level manual and still covers all the major compasses including the airborne wrist type and how to use them as well as read a detailed map or areal photo.  Excellent with the supplement changes #1.

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FM 21-26 MAP READING FIELD MANUAL DATED 1956:  This was the main manual used in the early openings of the Vietnam War.  Has a correction in ink on the front due to they called it a Tech manual and it is a FIELD manual (LOL). Has all the workings of the NEW compass issued and over 250 pages of information.

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FM21-30 CONVENTIONAL SIGNS, SYMBOLS, AND ABBREVIATIONS MANUAL 1943 DATED:  Excellent condition with all the facts and knowledge you would need to use the maps and such in the WWII period,  This is the 1943 printed manual and a very nice addition and correct for any map case you may have.

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FM21-30 CONVENTIONAL SIGNS SYMBOLS AND ABBREVIATIONS FIELD MANUAL 1941 DATED:  Excellent condition and a very early manual on the meanings of symbols on the maps the signs and the abbreviations the military was using at this time.  Excellent reference material if you are a WWII map collector. soft cover 66 pages.

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FM 21-30 military SYMBOLS MANUAL 1970 DATED VIETNAM WAR ISSUE:  Excellent original manual with owners name in ink on the front top.  this manual will decipher the symbols you see on battle maps and other details for your curiosity.

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FM21-40 DEFENSE AGAINST CBR ATTACK AUGUST 1954:  This was an important book in 1954 due to the starting of the Cold War and the threat of Nuclear bombs and the fall out.  This book covers all the aspects of how to protect yourself and your supplies including the food.  Excellent charts and photos.  299 pages

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FM21-40 FIELD MANUAL FOR DEFENSE AGAINST CHEMICAL ATTACK 1940:  Excellent condition with all the early equipment used Prior and during the start of WWII. Nice section on the Horse gas mask and protection of carrier pigeons as well.  A nice manual 154 pages.

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FM21-5 MILITARY TRAINING FIELD MANUAL DATED 1957:  Excellent 1957 field manual for the military training and haw to conduct such.  Setting up programs and other such is covered in this great 234 page Field manual.

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FM21-76 SURVIVAL EVASION AND ESCAPE 1969 DATED MANUAL:  Excellent manual issued to many of the pilots and the Special forces in the field to survive if in the position of being taken by the enemy forces and how to survive until reached or out of area.  431 pages.

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FM21-76 FIELD MANUAL FOR SURVIVAL, EARLY 1957 VIETNAM ERA DATED:  This and other late 1950's manuals of survival and such were around for the introduction of the special forces and green berets at the same time and they used these same manuals to train with.  Nice content and 285 pages with some freckling to cover  

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FM21-77 FIELD MANUAL FOR EVASION AND ESCAPE EARLY 1958 DATED ISSUE:  Excellent early Vietnam issue of this manual on how to get away from the enemy and not be captured.  If you are it tells you what to expect and how to survive the interrogations and capture from the enemy.  172 pages.

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FM21-80 MANUAL FOR THE RECOGNITION TRAINING IDENTIFICATION GUIDELINES:  This manual dated 1944 was intended for the use of the instructors of the courses given to the soldiers in the Identification of vehicles and Aircraft in the field they may encounter.  This covers the way and style they were trained and some of the equipment as well.  Excellent condition. 119 pages.

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FM22-5 DRILL AND CEREMONIES FIELD MANUAL 1950 DATED:  Excellent manual on the drill and ceremonies and how to present your weapons.  It has a couple of stains to the front but the inside is clean and complete with 296 pages of information. 

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FM22-5 LEADERSHIP COURTESY AND DRILL FIELD MANUAL 1946 DATED:  Excellent manual on the drill and ceremonies and how to present your weapons and leadership.  clean and complete with 314 pages of information.

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FM 22-6 FIELD MANUAL FOR GUARD DUTY, 1971 DATED:  Excellent condition like MINT manual on the duties of guard duty in the field for Vietnam.  about over 100 pages.

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FM23-15 FIELD MANUAL FOR THE BROWNING AUTOMATIC RIFLE CAL.30 M1918A2:  This original manual is nicely dated 1961 and in wonderful condition for this great work horse of a weapon still carried in Vietnam.  244 pages and lots of diagram and the information you need.

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FM23-31 40mm GRENADE LAUNCHERS M203 AND M79 FIELD MANUAL:  This 65 page large size manual is the manual for use of the M203 and M79 grenade launchers.  Excellent Vietnam era 1972 dated manual with great photos and diagrams including the types of shells.  A great original weapons manual.

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FM 23-31 40MM GRENADE LAUNCHERS M203 AND M79 1972 DATED:  This manual is original and in wonderful condition with plenty of instructions and break down of the weapon and such.  Great photos and a nice addition to your weapons collection library.

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FM 23-35 PISTOLS AND REVOLVERS 1971 DATED FIELD MANUAL:  This original 1971 dated field manual has plenty of photos and diagrams for you.  About 90 pages in length and in excellent condition and a great addition to any collection.

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FM23-35 MANUAL FOR PISTOLS AND REVOLVERS DATED 1960:  Excellent early Vietnam issue field manual for the use and care of the hand guns of that time period in service.  this manual was also used me the Air Force and issued as AFM50-17.  Excellent condition and 157 pages.

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FM23-41 SUBMACHINE GUNS CALIBER .45 M3 & M3A1:  Printed in 1957 this great manual of the starting of the Vietnam war covers all the Parts and operation of the famous "Grease Gun".  Excellent photos and diagrams. 106 pages.  Has unit stamped on front and accountability number in top corner. Excellent condition.

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FM23-55 FIELD MANUAL FOR BROWNING MG CAL. 30, M1917 1940 DATED:  Scarce pre-war 1040 dated printing.  This original manual has been used but not too abused and is full of the great photos and illustrations that you would expect in a 327 soft cover manual of the period.  Great early weapons field manual.

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FM23-60 FIELD MANUAL FOR THE BROWNING MACHINE GUN M2 GROUND MODEL 1940:  Excellent condition with plenty of descriptions and photos of all the parts and accessories.  This manual is a very early pre-war 1940 dated and is 187 pages soft cover.

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FM23-65 FIELD MANUAL FOR THE BROWNING MG CALIBER .50 HB, M2 1944 DATED:  Excellent condition like unissued and 169 pages total.  Full of all the operation and technical data for this massive machine gun.  Marked restricted and full of nice photos and other details of this ground and Air weapon.

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FM23-67 MACHINE GUN 7.62MM, M60 EARLY 1964 DATED FIELD MANUAL:  Excellent condition and a original manual of 225 pages and with all the details and use of the this weapon system and the accessories that go with it.  This is a EARLY hard to find manual for this newer weapon that the Vietnam war was its debut.

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FM23-7 MANUAL ON THE CARBINE CALIBER .30 M1, M1A1, M2, AND M3 DATED 1952:  This is a very excellent condition manual and a thick one with all the models in it.  It has 382 pages and that was the thickest most information manual that was printed on this weapon.  Nice Korean war 1952 dated.

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FM23-8 U.S. RIFLE 7.62MM M14 FIELD MANUAL 1959 FIRST PRINTING DATED:  This is the scarce first manual that the M14 rifle was issued with.  No correct to page or supersedes is in this original manual.  Very excellent to MINT condition and 1959 dated with 75 pages of the original M14 rifle of the EARLY Vietnam War

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FM24-05 BASIC FIELD MANUAL FOR SIGNAL COMMUNICATION:  This EXCELLENT book has about all the signal equipment in it including the M-94 cipher machine and instructions.  1942 dated and surprisingly not restricted for some reason.  A really nice manual covering a lot of items too vast to list.  375 pages. a simple title for a lot of equipment and information.

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FM24-18 FIELD MANUAL FOR RADIO COMMUNICATIONS 1944 DATED:  Nice condition original 1944 dated manual covering the knowledge of making communication in the battle field and the wiring and use of the different radios.  A excellent reference for field radios. 59 pages.

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FM24-20 FIELD MANUAL FOR FIELD WIRE COMMUNICATION TECHNIQUES 1948:  Want to learn how to string and lay wire for miles the right way and connect up whole field telephone systems?  Well this is the manual for you with 266 pages and LOTS of photos and descriptions.

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FM24-6 FIELD MANUAL FOR RADIO OPERATORS ARMY GROUND FORCES:  Excellent manual for anyone that has a radio set.  this is the RESTRICTED manual that gave the codes and ways to communicate in the field in secrecy.  A nice manual in great condition with a addition 4th Corps card inside. 

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FM24-6 WWII RADIO OPERATORS MANUAL 1945 DATED ARMY GROUND FORCES:  This excellent 67 page book covers alot of the signals and code that was used in the field for the training of the radio operators in the War.  Excellent condition.

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FM25-10 BASIC FIELD MANUAL FOR MOTOR TRANSPORTATION 1939: Very nice condition as seen in the photos this manual has a great wealth of knowledge in this subject.  Used as the training manual for all the transportation soldiers.  194 Pages.

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FM 26-5 BASIC FIELD MANUAL FOR INTERIOR GUARD DUTY:  56 pages this manual covers all the orders and how to handle the jobs associated with guard duty in the military including overseas.  Excellent condition original 1942 dated.

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FM3-50 SMOKE SCREENING OPERATIONS FIELD MANUAL 1951:  This excellent field manual is how to use and create smoke screening for covering the troops in action on the battle field.  Excellent Korean War dated May 1951.  168 pages cover all aspects of making and using smoke screens.  has owners former stamped name on front, rest is very clean and excellent condition.

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FM30-15 INTELLIGENCE MANUAL ON THE EXAMINATION OF ENEMY PERSONNEL AND MATERIALS 1940 DATED:  Excellent condition early pre-war manual on the handling and the classification of the enemy personnel with the materials found on them and the equipment.  Excellent small detailed manual. 28 pages, soft cover.

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FM 30-21 AREAL PHOTOGRAPHY MILITARY APPLICATIONS:  Excellent near MINT condition manual on the applications of military Areal Photography in the battle fields of WWII.  Excellent 1944 dated and with fold out diagrams and maps for learning and examples.  A super map on the knowledge we were learning on reconnaissance in the field and the air.

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FM30-22 MILITARY INTELLIGENCE MANUAL ON FOREIGN SYMBOLS AND CONVENTIONAL SIGNS 1942:  This is a scarce manual used by G-2 and that is printed on the cover from the printers! not written.  This manual gave the identification of several countries (Enemy) of the maps and sign identification.  A very early manual marked RESTRICTED. 277 Pages.

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FM30-25 MILITARY INTELLIGENCE "COUNTERINTELLIGENCE" FIELD MANUAL:  This small little manual covers the Counterintelligence aspects of collection and detection for the G2 Units.  31 Pages and in excellent condition.  Scarce Pre-War dated 1940 manual.

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FM30-31 STABILITY OPERATIONS- INTELLIGENCE 1970 DATED FIELD MANUAL:  This manual covered how we worked with the other friendly people and countries in gathering and sharing intelligence that both sides needed to share.  The manual has lost the staples but a easy fix at a printing shop and seems to be complete.  Nice intelligence manual from Vietnam.

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FM30-40 INTELLIGENCE FIELD MANUAL ON THE IDENTIFICATION OF US ARMORED VEHICLES 1943:  Excellent condition and a great small manual of all the armored vehicles we were using in WWII and this was to identify them and some of the descriptions of each.  Excellent photos original manual RESTRICTED marked. 53 pages.

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FM30-40 USMC WWII ISSUE MILITARY INTELLIGENCE ARMORED VEHICLE ID MANUAL:  This on its own is usually a GREAT manual to find from WWII. But this one is marked SEVERAL times to the 2nd Marine Division.  WOW. Very seldom do you see a Manual from WWII marked to the Marines that fought in the Pacific. Excellent condition!! near unissued.

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FM30-5 MANUAL ON COMBAT INTELLIGENCE 1973 DATED:  The back cover is loose on this one but is all complete and deals in setting up a intelligence section in units in the combat field.  Book has a small green stain as seen and written on spine.  But a valuable book on how our intelligence worked in the Vietnam Theater.

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FM31-12 ARMY FORCES IN AMPHIBIOUS OPERATIONS 1961 DATED:  This Excellent 331 page soft cover manual is the complete description and instructions for the army amphibious landings.  Complete with diagrams and photos of the landing craft and ships in use during this Early Vietnam War period.

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FM31-55 US ARMY COUNTERINSURGENCY FORCES MANUAL DATED 1965:  Another great Special forces related manual from Early Vietnam Era.  This one is 122 pages.  It covers the SAF forces and what the whole purpose and the roles of the units will be in the theater of Vietnam.  Excellent original manual.

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FM31-30 JUNGLE OPERATIONS MANUAL PRINTED IN 1960 EARLY VIETNAM WAR:  Excellent condition manual except a small area of staining near the top of the cover.  but all 152 pages are crisp and clean and really looks by the spine never to have been really used.  A nice early Vietnam issue manual.

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FM 4-110 ANTIAIRCRAFT ARTILLERY FIELD MANUAL FOR GUNNERY 1943:  This 210 page field manual is about the artillery gunnery of the anti-aircraft units.  excellent diagrams and instructions with charts.  A Excellent condition manual from these very famous WWII units keeping those skies clean of the enemy.

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FM5-15 FIELD MANUAL FOR FIELD FORTIFICATIONS FOR ENGINEERS 1965:  Nice used condition but a thick manual of 312 pages and full of photos and illustrations of combat positions and other fortifications and bunkers used in the battlefield. 

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FM5-20 CAMOUFLAGE MANUAL DATED 1968:  Excellent condition and nice dated manual from the Vietnam war that gives the ways the Army will do the camouflage on vehicles, helmets, clothing, bunkers and all other equipment that is need of hiding in the field.  104 Pages

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FM5-20 CAMOUFLAGE BASIC PRINCIPLES 1944 IN COLOR PRINT PAGES RESTRICTED:  This is a wonderful reference book to the types and the patterns of camouflage they used in WWII.  This also has nice color pages so you can see the patterns and how they would run together.  Excellent condition and a scarcer manual of WWII. 82 pages

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FM5-30 MANUAL ON ENGINEER INTELLIGENCE 1967 DATED:  Excellent condition and a great source of information on how the engineers got their information in the field.  1967 dated and 58 pages . Very clean manual.

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FM5-31 MANUAL FOR LAND MINES AND BOOBY TRAPS RESTRICTED 1943:  This RESTRICTED manual of WWII is scarce to find and this one being not bound with all the pages is correct for a later addition of pages and usually in a hard cover binder.  Covers so many of these enemy and allied traps and mines in details.  160+ pages easily but not numbered due to it would be updated as war continued.  This is the original Nov 1943 printing

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FM7-10 RIFLE COMPANY INFANTRY AND AIRBORNE BATTLE GROUPS 1962:  Excellent think manual for the operations of infantry and airborne units in the Vietnam theater.  Covers all aspects of the formations and the use of these units against a hostile and unconventional enemy we had at the time.  324 pages.

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FM7-15 INFANTRY RIFLE AND SQUADS, INFANTRY AND AIRBORNE TACTICS DEPLOYMENT MANUAL: Excellent 276 page manual on the deployment and tactics of these type of troops in the battlefield.  This is dated 1965 and a very well written manual.

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FM7-40 FIELD MANUAL FOR THE RIFLE REGIMENT WWII DATED 1942:  WWII original field manual for the learning of how to use a rifle sized regiment in combat and the roles that it plays with tactics.  Excellent condition and well dated 1942 with 220 pages. Soft cover.

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EARLY VIETNAM ERA BANDAGING AND SPLINTING FIELD MANUAL:  A excellent manual of the early Vietnam era for the medical uses and descriptions of applying bandages and splints to the wounded. 83 pages in total with plenty of detailed drawings and photos.

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1948 DATED 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF FORT BLISS OFFICIAL PROGRAM:  Nice large 12x9 inch official program of the 100th anniversary of Fort Bliss Texas .  Full of all the historical facts of the first orders to go there to the several forts and rich history it has had for the 1oo years befor 1948.  Some light tattered sides but still very nice with no major rips or damage.

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FORT CROCKETT 1941 CIGARETTE TAX RECEIPT BOOK AND BASE INFORMATION:  Nice small pocket receipt book so the State of Texas could not charge you tax on your cigarette while in the service.  This book also contains a history and information on this base located in Texas.  1941 dated>

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GAS AS A MODERN WEAPON MANUAL FROM WWI 1917 DATED:  Excellent small manual covering the uses and effects of gas warfare in the field.  this was to INSTRUCT the troops on how to use it.  Gas warfare was hideous in WWI and this manual was there to teach the correct way to employ it by the US troops.

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HANDBOOK OF INFORMATION GROUND FORCES REPLACEMENTS CAMP MEADE:  Excellent small manual that could be sent home and explained what they were being trained for.  In this case replacements for the Army Ground forces and the troops needed in Europe .  Nice used condition and full of good information with a 1944 calendar.

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EARLY ISSUE OF HEAVY HINTS FOR LIGHT PACKS, M56 GEAR USAGE GUIDE FOR SOLDIERS:  In the late 1950's when this M56 gear made it out the men were given this manual for the use and the ways of putting it all together as a set.  Excellent sorta folded but wonderful condition manual on the M56 battle gear system.

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HISTORY OF THE 14TH FIGHTER GROUP THEATER MADE 1ST COPY: This is a very scarce 1st cope prepared by the unit S-2 division itself.  Printed on manila paper of the era and in legal size sheets.  It contains even a day and moth by moth history of their fighting history and a fighting unit they were great at from what I have read.  front cover off. single upper staple but complete and A GREAT find.

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2 ISSUED OF THE ARMY AND NAVY HIT KIT OF POPULAR SONG AND SHEET MUSIC 1945:  These came out monthly and were at the USO clubs and other service groups for the men to play a good song on the piano and they were the current hits liked by most.  One has a slight stain going to the next page but they are both nice. about 15 pages each

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KC BAKING POWDER SMALL PAMPHLET FOR THE RANKS WWII ARMY:  This small foldout is full of a few recipes but was also handed out for the purpose of letting the people back home know the ranks of the service members during WWII.  Excellent condition and a nice home front item.

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LEADERS HANDBOOK 5TH EDITION VIETNAM 1969 DATED POCKET SIZE:  Excellent condition and the pocket size for training and in the field.  This is a excellent condition manual and just full  of great information and study of warfare and tactics.

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M1 HELMET INSTRUCTION BOOK INFANTRYMANS KEEP YOUR HEAD VIETNAM ERA: Cartoon type book Vietnam era for the soldiers to understand how to wear their helmet and the importance of wearing it. Complete instructions on a very basic level. Excellent addition to any helmet collection.

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WWII CATALOG OF PATCHES FROM THE WOLF-APPLETON PATCH COMPANY:  I believe this company made US patches for the military and it also list some of the new ones that we know as special units and Marine patches as well.  Nice condition and a great WWII reference. About 16 pages

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USMC/NAVY AIR MASSES AND FRONTS MANUAL WWII:  This manual is one produced for the NAVY/USMC pilot flight schools in WWII and dated 1943. Excellent condition AND was in a grouping of manuals I have on from this Marine pilot.  24 Pages.

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USMC/NAVYAIR NAVIGATION SET OF 2 ID'D TO USMC PILOT MANUALS WWII 1943 DATED:  These manuals produced for the NAVY/USMC pilot flight schools in WWII and dated 1943. Excellent condition AND IS NAMED TO A CADET JOHN N ROGERS AND OTHER INFO LIKE ROOM NUMBER AND UNIT FOR TRAINING was in a grouping of manuals I have on from this Marine pilot. 81 and 80 Pages. This is only part 2 and 3 of a series of 6

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USMC/NAVY FLIGHT EFFECTS OF FLIGHT MANUAL ID'd TO A USMC PILOT 1943:  This manual is one produced for the NAVY/USMC pilot flight schools in WWII and dated 1943. Excellent condition but used and the name Cadet "John N. Rogers" is inside with his section numbers and such for training and was in a grouping of manuals I have on from this Marine pilot.  125 Pages. this is part 2 of principles of flying book

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USMC/NAVY FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEMS MANUAL ID'd TO A USMC PILOT 1943:  This manual is one produced for the NAVY/USMC pilot flight schools in WWII and dated 1943. Excellent condition but used and the name Cadet "John N. Rogers" is inside with his section numbers and such for training and was in a grouping of manuals I have on from this Marine pilot.  71 Pages.

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USMC/NAVY AEROLOGY ID'D TO USMC PILOT MANUAL WWII 1943 DATED:  This manual is one produced for the NAVY/USMC pilot flight schools in WWII and dated 1943. Excellent condition AND IS NAMED TO A CADET JOHN N ROGERS AND OTHER INFO LIKE ROOM NUMBER AND UNIT FOR TRAINING was in a grouping of manuals I have on from this Marine pilot.  108 Pages.

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USMC/NAVY FLYING THE WEATHER ID'D TO USMC PILOT MANUAL WWII 1943 DATED:  This manual is one produced for the NAVY/USMC pilot flight schools in WWII and dated 1943. Excellent condition AND IS NAMED TO A CADET JOHN N ROGERS AND OTHER INFO LIKE ROOM NUMBER AND UNIT FOR TRAINING was in a grouping of manuals I have on from this Marine pilot.  73 Pages. VERY LARGE 15 X 11 INCHES

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USMC/NAVY GUNNERY APPROACHES MANUAL ID'd TO A USMC PILOT 1943:  This manual is one produced for the NAVY/USMC pilot flight schools in WWII and dated 1943. Excellent condition but used was in a grouping of manuals I have on from this Marine pilot.  28 Pages.

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USMC/NAVY PHYSICS MANUAL FOR PILOTS ID'd TO A USMC PILOT 1943:  This manual is one produced for the NAVY/USMC pilot flight schools in WWII and dated 1943. Excellent condition but used and the name Cadet "John N. Rogers" is inside with his section numbers and such for training and was in a grouping of manuals I have on from this Marine pilot.  229 Pages.

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USMC/NAVY PRINCIPLES OF FLYING MANUAL ID'd TO A USMC PILOT 1943:  This manual is one produced for the NAVY/USMC pilot flight schools in WWII and dated 1943. Excellent condition but used and the name Cadet "John N. Rogers" is inside with his section numbers and such for training and was in a grouping of manuals I have on from this Marine pilot.  over 300 Pages. this is part 1 of principles of flying book (2nd is EFFECTS OF FLYING)

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USMC/NAVY THUNDERSTORMS PILOTS FLYING TRAINING MANUAL WWII:  This manual is one produced for the NAVY/USMC pilot flight schools in WWII and dated 1943. Excellent condition AND was in a grouping of manuals I have on from this Marine pilot.  39 Pages.

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KOREAN WAR NCO GUIDEBOOK FROM THE 45TH DIVISION:  This small pocket sized book was published for the NCO's of the 45th division during the Korean War (1951).  well used and the bugs have gotten to it, but priced as such and a great addition to your 45th Division  collection.

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EARLY 1947 MANUAL ON NUCLEONICS FOR THE NAVY ABOUT THE ATOM BOMB AND HOW IT WORKS:  This has to be one of the earliest manuals on the operation and physics of the atomic bomb I have seen.  Amazingly it is NOT classified as you would think in 1947.  It is very detailed and 133 pages in a full size manual.

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CHRISTMAS CARD FROM THE 3468TH ORDINANCE COMPANY 1945 DATED:  A really nice condition 2 fold card from this company given to the soldiers to send home to loved ones from overseas.  Excellent condition.

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PAM350-43 THE SOLDIERS BASIC COMBAT TRAINING HANDBOOK 1973: This is a late Vietnam era combat training hand book for all soldiers.  It is 253 pages long and full of the weapons and equipment training you would need to be a combat soldier.  Excellent condition.

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PAM20-242 HISTORICAL STUDY OF GERMAN WWII TRAFFIC CONTROL OF ARMORED TROOPS IN RUSSIAN CAMPAIGN:  This is a 1952 dated manual covering the study of how the German controlled their armored troops in the invasion of Russia in WWII.  This covers many of the Panzer units and has nice maps inside.  Excellent condition.

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PAM20-291 HISTORICAL STUDY OF EFFECTS OF CLIMATE IN COMBAT IN RUSSIA WWII:  This manual is dated 1952 and it also covers the Germans and their advance into Russia in WWII and the climate and effects of the cold on combat and the troops.  Very interesting study and nice maps in the back of the pamphlet.

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POCKET GUIDE TO NEW GUINEA FOR U.S. TROOPS 1944 DATED:  These military issued pocket guides were great for soldiers to be informed about small details of the areas or the uniforms or the customs of a certain country or lands they were fighting in or near.  Nice pocket size to keep handy on the battlefield for that spare time reading. Part of the TM30 series but not numbered.

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POCKET GUIDE TO NEW ZEALAND FOR MILITARY MEN 1944 DATED:  These military issued pocket guides were great for soldiers to be informed about small details of the areas or the uniforms or the customs of a certain country or lands they were fighting in or near.  Nice pocket size to keep handy on the battlefield for that spare time reading. Part of the TM30 series but not numbered.

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WWII ISSUE POCKET GUIDE TO NORTH AFRICA AS ISSUED TO TROOPS:  I didnt see a date but usually this one is about 1943 and with all the information a soldier would need to be assigned to this area and to learn how to adapt to the local population while advancing to the European theater of operations.  Nice condition with all the pages.  

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RADIO TELEPHONE PROCEDURE PAMPHLET 1944 RESTRICTED:  This tri-fold type pamphlet was a restricted book from 1944 for the procedures of the radios and the transmission of code through land and air messages.  Excellent piece for your radio display and not a commonly seen item.

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INDIVIDUAL SCORE BOOK TEMPORARY VARIATION 1941 DATED GENERIC TYPE:  This appears to be a used and filled in book that was printed in 1941 when several of our weapons were changing and they made this so generic not to include any of them by name like most of the other books will do so.  Excellent filler for your score book collection and a short made printing

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SCARCE TEST COPY OF TENTATIVE DRILL REGULATIONS INFANTRY 1932:  Only copy of this manual I have seen and is a MUST have for those inter-war collectors.  Has full drawings of displays of gear for mounted and unmounted in WWI type gear.  This is a Scarce manual and 333 pages.  Not many manuals out in this era and this is a test copy before the official came out.

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WWII 28TH SPECIAL BATTALION SEABEES WAR YEAR BOOK WITH ROSTER AND PHOTOS:  Printed in 1946 this year book of the 28th Special naval Construction Battalion covers the whole war and this unit from its birth and the final winning of the War in 1945.  The cover has wear as seen and the edges are rough, but the inside is fine and has a original discharge from the owner that is pictured in the book. 

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SELECTED READINGS IN COUNTERINSURGENCY/COUNTERGUERRILLA 1965:  This was for the Infantry school in Ft. Benning in 1965 and was the US so called stance on the problems faced in Vietnam and how to say we were not going to war but still be a full force in the theater.  Very excellent reading of the period. 229 Pages.

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WWII NAVY/USMC ARCTIC SURVIVAL SENSE MANUAL FROM TRAINING SCHOOL 1943 DATED:  This manual came from a US Marine PILOT grouping that I recently bought with others.  These are some of them out of a series that they had including this one.  measures 9.5 x 7 inches and full of great cartoons and making fun of mostly the Japanese soldiers but some Germans as well.  Excellent condition and quite scarce.

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WWII NAVY/USMC DUNKING (BAILOUT) SENSE MANUAL FROM TRAINING SCHOOL 1943 DATED:  This manual came from a US Marine PILOT grouping that I recently bought with others.  These are some of them out of a series that they had including this one.  measures 9.5 x 7 inches and full of great cartoons and making fun of mostly the Japanese soldiers but some Germans as well.  Excellent condition and quite scarce.

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WWII NAVY/USMC GUNNERY SENSE MANUAL FROM TRAINING SCHOOL 1943 DATED:  This manual came from a US Marine PILOT grouping that I recently bought with others.  These are some of them out of a series that they had including this one.  measures 9.5 x 7 inches and full of great cartoons and making fun of mostly the Japanese soldiers but some Germans as well.  Excellent condition and quite scarce.

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WWII NAVY/USMC PRISONER SENSE (POW) MANUAL FROM TRAINING SCHOOL 1943 DATED:  This manual came from a US Marine PILOT grouping that I recently bought with others.  These are some of them out of a series that they had including this one.  measures 9.5 x 7 inches and full of great cartoons and making fun of mostly the Japanese soldiers but some Germans as well.  Excellent condition and quite scarce.

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set OF 4 BOOKS FOR TOURING THE CITIES IN THE UK FOR U.S ARMED FORCES:  this set of 4 books have writing on them from an member of the 359th fighter squadron and were issued to the US troops to visit these cities and have a basic background on the area and the people and customs.  Excellent condition and most dated 1944.

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SEVEN FIREFIGHTS IN VIETNAM, GOVERNMENT PUBLISHED 1ST ED. 1970:  Really rare to find a government published book on the fighting in Vietnam, but this one is actually printed in 1970 and has 7 of the best firefights by that time in it. Based on official records and 159 pages long. Excellent condition.

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POLITICALLY INCORRECT PYROTECHNICAL MANUAL FROM 1978:  this is a Nice 1978 dated manual for all the hand-held flares and the firing devices.  It is quite politically incorrect by having a American Indian on the cover and in the rear saying "did you get my message?"  Of course these were the years the Indian was seen crying due to pollution on TV as well.  Still a great little informational manual.

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"THE STORY OF THE SIXTEENTH INFANTRY IN FRANCE AEF":  Excellent unit history of the 16th infantry in France during WWI.  This Unit was part of the 1st infantry division.  They took alot of casualties (listed in back). Contains a full roster of the officers.  A very nice book worthy of adding to your unit history collection or uniform.  92 Paged and printed in Germany in 1919.

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SONG AND SERVICE BOOK FOR CHAPLAINS KIT AND ORGAN SET 1942 DATED:  Excellent hard cover song and service book for the ship and field.  these were part of the chaplains book and service set.  These are great with one of those field organs or a chaplains set of WWII vintage.

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SPAN-AM WAR VETERANS 1920 DATED CONSTITUTION AND REGULATIONS:  This is a very nice over 300 page small book of the rules and constitution of the SAW veterans organization in 1920.  The best part is goes through all the medals and the uniforms and insignia and identifies them.  A really useful original copy in fantastic shape.

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SPEARHEADING WITH THE 3RD ARMORED DIVISION SMALL POCKET HISTORY 1945:  This small pocket sized history of the unit was for the soldier to keep or send home to his loved ones while he was waiting to return to the states.  This one is printed in Germany in 1945 and in very nice condition with 56 pages full of photos and nice unit history.

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EARLY 1962 DATED VIETNAMESE PHRASE BOOK FOR SPECIAL FORCES TROOPS IN THEATER:  Nice condition in hard-cover with 176 pages and well indicated this was for the SF troops in the field to use a guide for the language and phrases. 

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STAFF OFFICERS TRAINING MANUAL FROM FT. LEAVENWORTH:  This nice thick manual was issued to NCO's while in training at the Staff Officer at Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas.  This manual includes all the subjects and training needed in this course.  Great Post WWII, but still before the Korean war.

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CIVILIAN WWII AIRLINES SURVIVAL MANUAL FOR PILOTS AND CREW:  This RARE book published in 1943 by the companies of about 20 airlines civilian in WWII. Printed by the "Airlines War Training Institute" for survival.  Excellent condition and does mention 19 of the airlines of the times.  A very rare civilian issue Wartime survival manual.

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"OUR LEAVE IN SWITZERLAND" 1945-46 TOUR BOOK SOUVENIR FOR TROOPS:  This book contains 200 photos about all Switzerland and the US troops that get to visit this great place.  This book is usually not found in this nice of condition even though it had a worn cover and some corner bumps.  Most of the time the paper cover is gone. 

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TC-10-19 ALICE EQUIPMENT INSTRUCTION AND CARE BOOKLET 1976 EDITION:  excellent condition original of this early book explaining this system and use in the field of the gear.  A nice guide and great to have with your collection of early ALICE gear.

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TC 21-3 SOLDIERS MANUAL FOR OPERATIONS AND SURVIVAL IN COLD WEATHER:  Excellent manual for the 10th mountain troops or other being deployed in Cold weather or arctic regions.  Excellent survival tips and techniques.  A nice small book  packed with information.

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TC23-18 MANUAL FOR THE NIGHT OBSERVATION DEVICE MEDIUM RANGE (NODMR) 1967:  WOW this dinosaur of a piece of equipment really must not have seen a lot of action. but it is HUGE and only used at places like some hill top positions.  A really nice manual in excellent condition and 50 pages long.

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TC23-24 TRAINING MANUAL FOR THE M47 DRAGON WEAPON SYSTEM:  This is a great manual for the training of the soldiers on the M47 weapons system also known as the Dragon Medium Antitank weapon system.  The manual is used with some wear and spots, but very nice material for reference.  1974 dated.

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THE CORPS OF ENGINEERS 1943 DATED BOOK FROM THE INFANTRY JOURNAL:  This small hardcover book was produced for the men in the service to send home for the folks to see what kind of job they had in the War and the fighting and superior equipment we were using at this time in WWII.  1943 printing.

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TM1-405 AIRCRAFT ENGINES MANUAL DATED DECEMBER 1941:  Excellent condition and with plenty of photos and early information about the planes from the entrance of the War.  A nice manual with 81 pages full of details.

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TM1-407 AIRCRAFT INDUCTION FUEL AND OIL SYSTEMS DATED 1941:  Excellent condition and with plenty of photos and early information about the planes from the entrance of the War.  A nice manual with 96 pages full of details.

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TM1-412 TECHNICAL MANUAL FOR AIRCRAFT PROPELLERS DATED 1940:  This is a Excellent example of a technical manual that is dated pre-war 1940 for the aircraft propellers and all aspects of use and the way they work.  Excellent condition but small tear on top from of manual.  Still a scarcer technical manual that is pre-war dated.

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TM1-413 AIRCRAFT INSTRUMENTS MANUAL DATED FEBRUARY 1942:  Excellent condition and with plenty of photos and early information about the planes from the entrance of the War.  A nice manual with 234 pages full of details.

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TM1-705 PHYSIOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF FLYING TECHNICAL MANUAL 1943: This rare little manual has all the problems noted in the aspects of being a flight pilot.  It covers most of the stresses to the body and mind during flight in the Air.  Great diagrams and photos in this 79 page manual.  Excellent condition and well dated September 25, 1943.

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TM 11-2155 TELEPHONE SET TA-312/PT FIELD PHONE MANUAL:  This is a great manual for the fixing and operation of these field phones that were used intensively in the field in Vietnam.  Excellent manual to have in your collection with your phone set.

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TM11-334 TIMING AND TELEPHONE SET ML-110 MANUAL DATED 1946:  Excellent condition and a scarce manual published right after the war on a piece of equipment that would track the movements of pilot balloons.  A rather odd manual that someone may have a use for.

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TM11-455 RADIO FUNDAMENTALS TECHNICAL MANUAL DATED 1941:  Excellent manual covering the fundamentals and the basics of communication over the air with field radios.  Excellent condition with a wax paper type cover and a scarce Pre-War 1941 date.  140 pages.

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TM11-455 RADIO FUNDAMENTALS TECHNICAL MANUAL DATED 1944 RESTRICTED:  Excellent condition soft cover and 335 pages.  This covers the way radio works and its parts and used in the battle field.  A excellent manual for a communications collection or if you have any of the many radios used in WWII.

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TM11-5805-201-12 OPERATOR MANUAL FOR THE TELEPHONE SET TA-312/PT 1967:  This is a great manual dated 1967 for the field phones and the use and maintenance of them with graphs and parts descriptions and photos about 60 pages total.

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TM12-250 TECHNICAL MANUAL FOR ADMINISTRATION PERSONNEL 1942 DATED:  very nice manual for the WWII clerks and other personnel that worked in the paperwork of WWII.  Excellent hundreds of examples of files and documents and the proper way to fill them out.  THIS is a excellent item to a field desk set you may have.  453 pages.

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TM30-249 ORIGINAL EARLY WWII PHRASE BOOK FOR ITALIAN 1943 DATED:  These small pocket size books were printed in WWII for the soldiers to carry in the theaters they might be fighting in or stationed. They came in 3 forms.  The language guide, Phrase Book, and a Pocket guide to the customs and culture.  THIS IS THE EARLY 200 SERIES BEFOR THE 600 SERIES AND WITH OILCLOTH COVER

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TM30-301 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO PORTUGUESE 1943 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. Also used in some survival kits during WWII in bombers and planes.

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TM30-303 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO ITALIAN 1943 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. Also used in some survival kits during WWII in bombers and planes.

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TM30-310 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO NORWEGIAN 1943 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. Also used in some survival kits during WWII in bombers and planes.

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TM30-311 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO DANISH 1943 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. 

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TM30-312 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO SWEDISH 1943 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. Also used in some survival kits during WWII in bombers and planes.

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TM30-313 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO ICELANDIC 1944 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. 

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TM30-316 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO HUNGARIAN 1943 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. Also used in some survival kits during WWII in bombers and planes.

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TM30-318 ORIGINAL WWII LANGUAGE GUIDE TURKISH 1943 DATED:  These small pocket size books were printed in WWII for the soldiers to carry in the theaters they might be fighting in or stationed. They came in 3 forms.  The language guide, Phrase Book, and a Pocket guide to the customs and culture.  These are fun to collect, due to the vast variety of them out there.

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TM30-321 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO NORTH AFRICAN ARABIC 1943 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. Also used in some survival kits during WWII in bombers and planes.

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TM 30-327 HINDUSTANI LANGUAGE GUIDE 1944 DATED:  There are a whole series of these guides that were produced during the war to help the troops in foreign lands.  Some like this one are quite scarce, being Hindustani.  Mostly used by the men in the China Burma Theater.  Excellent condition but the cover is loose, but complete and in great shape.  It could be reattached with new staples.

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TM30-327 ORIGINAL WWII LANGUAGE GUIDE 1944 DATED:  These small pocket size books were printed in WWII for the soldiers to carry in the theaters they might be fighting in or stationed. They came in 3 forms.  The language guide, Phrase Book, and a Pocket guide to the customs and culture.  These are fun to collect, due to the vast variety of them out there.

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TM30-331 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO THAI (SIAMESE) 1944 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. Also used in some survival kits during WWII in bombers and planes.

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TM30-333 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO CHINESE 1943 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. Also used in some survival kits during WWII in bombers and planes.

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TM30-334 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO CANTONESE 1943 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. Also used in some survival kits during WWII in bombers and planes.

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TM30-339 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO MALAY 1943 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. Also used in some survival kits during WWII in bombers and planes. SCARCER GUIDE

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TM30-340 LANGUAGE GUIDE 1944 DATED FOR TAGALOG (PHILIPPINES):  Nice condition with some use, but this is a harder guide to find for the soldiers that were in the battle for the retaking of the Philippines.  These got wet and destroyed for the most part so a tougher one to locate for your collection.

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TM30-341 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO JAPANESE 1943 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. Also used in some survival kits during WWII in bombers and planes.

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TM30-344 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO RUSSIAN 1943 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. 

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TM30-345 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO BULGARIAN 1943 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. Also used in some survival kits during WWII in bombers and planes.

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TM30-350 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO GREEK 1943 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. Also used in some survival kits during WWII in bombers and planes.

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TM30-352 LANGUAGE GUIDE TO ALBANIAN 1943 DATED WWII SOLDIERS MANUAL:  These were issued to the men in the field that would have been traveling in the field in these countries.  Excellent condition and a quick reference to maybe save your but while traveling in enemy held territory. Also used in some survival kits during WWII in bombers and planes.

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TM30-634 ORIGINAL WWII PHRASE BOOK FOR CANTONESE 1943 DATED:  These small pocket size books were printed in WWII for the soldiers to carry in the theaters they might be fighting in or stationed. They came in 3 forms.  The language guide, Phrase Book, and a Pocket guide to the customs and culture.  These are fun to collect, due to the vast variety of them out there.

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TM30-644 ORIGINAL WWII PHRASE BOOK FOR RUSSIAN 1943 DATED:  These small pocket size books were printed in WWII for the soldiers to carry in the theaters they might be fighting in or stationed. They came in 3 forms.  The language guide, Phrase Book, and a Pocket guide to the customs and culture.  These are fun to collect, due to the vast variety of them out there.

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TM 5-5131 MANUAL FOR GASOLINE ENGINE DRIVEN ELECTRIC ARC WELDER:  This manual is dated 1952 and if you have this welder or one like this Hobart 300 amp, this is a must have.  Great machine that i have seen still in use today believe it or not.

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TM 5-725 ARMY MANUAL ON RIGGING 1968 DATED:  This Vietnam period manual was printed to teach the basics in field anchoring and tying of knots and making what you need from rope, chains, and wire.  Excellent original unissued condition.

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TM55-1520-210-10 OPERATORS MANUAL FOR THE ARMY MODEL UH-1D HELICOPTER 1967:  Excellent condition and a VERY scarce Vietnam war dated 1967 manual for the complete HUEY helicopter. thick and a couple hundred pages and EVERYTHING you need to know basically to fly one of these.  ORIGINAL, and not a reprint

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TM 55-203 MAINTENANCE OF RAILWAY CARS 1958 DATED:  This 379 page soft cover manual covers all the aspects of maintenance of the railway cars of the military during the period.  including the paining and the Schematics and diagrams of the placement of the decals and insignia.  Excellent condition it is full of diagrams and photos.

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TM 55-8465-212-10 OPERATORS MANUAL FOR THE COLD WEATHER SURVIVAL KIT:  This Excellent manual for the use and contents of the Aircraft Cold climate Individual survival kit.  It lists all the contents and the purpose of each item.  This is a GREAT survival item manual and usually when found the kit is missing this manual inside.  1971 dated.

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TM8-275 MILITARY ROENTGENOLOGY TECHNICAL MANUAL:  This great 153 page manual is on the military X-Rays and the equipment used in the service.  Well dated January of 1942 this manual is in excellent condition except for a small smudge on the front cover of the manual.  A great medical manual that includes the field equipment used near the front lines in WWII.

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TM 9-1005-205-12 MAINTENANCE MANUAL FOR THE M1903A4 SNIPER RIFLE 1970:  This original 1970 dated manual is for the M1903A4 Springfield sniper rifle.  this rifle was still one of the best in the world and often used during Vietnam.  this manual covers all the parts and special tools list. 

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TM 9-1005-206-14P/3 MAINTENANCE REPAIR PARTS AND TOOLS FOR SEVERAL PISTOLS:  this manual covers several ODD pistols and a couple of national match pistols.  The S&W .38 is very odd for the military, but here is a manual covering 7 of them.  Excellent original manual in great shape and dated 1971.

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TM9-1005-206-14/P COMMERCIAL RIFLES MANUAL AND PARTS LIST 1963:  This excellent manual covers 7 rifle models and all their repair parts and breakdowns.  A very rare book from 1963 for anyone that collects these scarce military issue target and match grade rifles. Winchester models 52D, 75, 70 (3 models), Remington models 40X-H1, 513T target.

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TM 9-1005-211-12 MAINTENANCE MANUAL FOR THE M1911A1 WITH HOLSTERS 1968:  This is a original manual of the pistol and all the parts, numbers, and the complete break down of the weapon.  It has very nice descriptions and blown apart drawings as well.  Including the hip and shoulder holsters.

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TM9-1005-229-12 M3 SUBMACHINE GUN .45 CAL TECHNICAL MANUAL:  Excellent technical manual for the M3 submachine gun, also known as the "Grease gun".  This manual is dated 1957 and would be great in a Early Vietnam era collection of manuals for reference.

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TM 9-1005-231-34 M85 .50 CALIBER MACHINE GUN MAINTENANCE MANUAL:  This 1964 dated manual is a nice early Vietnam War era manual for this specialized >50 cal for the turrets of vehicles and aircraft.  Excellent condition and 83 pages.

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TM9-1005-303-14 SHOTGUN 12 GAGE WINCHESTER MODEL 1200 RIOT TECHNICAL MANUAL:  Excellent original 1968 printed manual for the 20inch barrel trench/ riot shotgun with the bayonet lug and grill.  This is a nice manual for the person lucky enough to have one of these guns in his collection. 57 pages of parts and diagrams and special tools and such with the maintenance.

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TM 9-1010-205-10 OPERATORS MANUAL FOR THE 40MM M79 GRENADE LAUNCHER:  This Excellent MINT condition original manual is dated 1972 and has all 4 of the corrections loose inside that were corrected later on 1973.  a great manual with plenty of photos and instructions.

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TM9-1010-221-24 MAINTENANCE MANUAL AND PARTS LIST OF M203 GRENADE LAUNCHERS:  This manual covers all the repairs and list of parts and tools for the M203 Grenade launcher.  Dated 1972 this manual would fit in nicely to a Vietnam era collection.  Excellent condition and about 50 pages in a large size manual. Plenty of photos and diagrams.

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TM9-1025-200-12 MAINTENANCE MANUAL FOR THE 155 HOWITZERS:  This excellent 1965 dated manual covers all aspects of several of the 155 howitzer models and all the equipment.  A excellent manual from early Vietnam war.

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TM 9-1276 CAL.30 CARBINES M1,M1A1,M2, AND M3 TECHNICAL MANUAL:  This excellent condition technical manual is for all the carbine models and covers the maintenance and repair of each rifle.178 pages long with great diagrams and photos of the rifles (carbines).

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USMC 1929 EDITION OF THE M1903 RIFLE SHOOTING SCORE BOOK:  This is a scarce between the war edition of the the score manual and teaching aid for the M1903 rifles.  This is and would be GREAT for a China marine display for that era.  This one has been written in and has some wear.  Still a nice example of a scarce between war manual from the USMC.

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WAR DEPARTMENT PAMPHLET 21-39 CONDUCT OF A MILITARY FUNERAL 35TH DIVISION:  This is a very nice copy of a 35th Infantry division (band) manual that would have been the guidelines to the funerals that were being held for the returning remains of the soldiers from WWII.  Dated 1947 and 92 pages

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WARREN AIR FORCE BASE LATE 1950'S SMALL GROUPING:  This is the base in its infancy and it has a Armed forces day program, welcome booklet, a small thing of photos (all there) and a ID card holder for a member of that base made of leather. A nice early AFB grouping.

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WEAPONS RANGE FINDER ARMOR AND ANTI-ARMOR VIETNAM ERA SHOOTING TOOL:  This is one of the nicest range finder and damage assessment wheels I have had and all to do with soviet type tanks and armor weapons.  Excellent condition and complete this would date from the Vietnam War.

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THE YANKEE BOOMER NEWS LETTER FOR THE MILITARY RAILWAY RAILWAY SERVICE: Printed in Italy in 1944 this is the issue with the famous eruption of Mt. Vesuvius and really tells about the trouble of the ash that caused the war to almost stop in the area due to the eruption.  Excellent condition but been folded as seen.

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