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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP03 Feb 2018 9:43 p.m. PST

""Experience of using snipers in combat in the 289th Red Banner Rifle Division

1. The current organisation of rifle units and formations does not define requirements for either sniper teams or lone snipers, so snipers are chosen by commanders at regimental and divisional levels.

Depending on the number of reinforcements that arrive during battle, the distribution of snipers varies, and usually consists of 1-2 men per platoon…"
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Armand

deephorse04 Feb 2018 5:44 a.m. PST

No great revelations there. And shame on those snipers for becoming less effective once they were a casualty.

mghFond04 Feb 2018 4:19 p.m. PST

Yes, deephorse, sounds like a lack of socialist fervor
to me, :)

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP05 Feb 2018 10:57 a.m. PST

(smile)

Amicalement
Armand

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