The Field Artillery Journal 1944 07 (PDF)


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Vol. 34 No. 7 ……. Cover: This month’s cover is straight from the Burma front. It shows Chinese artillerymen, American trained, equipped, and led, firing on retreating Japs. ….. Articles:
FO Comments from the Beachhead By Lt. Dale Van Hyning, FA
Infantry-Artillery on the Anzio Beachhead By Lt. J. W. Ault, Inf.
Beachhead Briefs
Simple Methods are Best
An LNO in the Rapido Crossing By Lt. Paul F. Richmond, FA
Selecting Positions Among Mountains
Observation in Italy
Extremes in Observation By McKenzie Hill
A Letter to Observers By Capt. Ray C. Brewer, FA
Night Work in Italy
Use of White Phosphorus Against Tanks By Maj. Edward A. Raymond, FA
“Sniping” with a 155-mm Howitzer By Lt. Col. Joseph R. Couch, FA
8-Inch Howitzer Accuracy
Dirty Work at the Crossroads By Capt. Edward G. Seidel, FA
240-mm Effectiveness
Tips from Overseas
Corrector for the Day By Maj. George D. Helms, FA
Perimeters in Paragraphs By Col. Conrad H. Lanza
German Light Field Howitzers By Lt. Col. G. B. Jarrett, Ord.
The German Graphic Firing Table By Lt. J. H. Hexter, FA
The Antitank Gun By Lt. Col. G. D. W. Court, RA
Hi-Lo Circular GFT for 105-Howitzers By T/4 John P. Folmer, FA
Sumatra By Col. Conrad H. Lanza
Three Months on Bougainville By Lt. Col. Howard F. Haines, FA
Bougainville – 1944 By Capt. Robert F. Cocklin, FA
“Grasshopper” Survey: Part II By Capt. Henri Bourneuf, FA
Armored Artillery Support By Capt. James J. Gibbons, Jr., FA
VE Transfers By S/Sgt. H. M. Sisson, FA, and T/5 Alden R. Wells, FA
Fuel Requirements and Fuel Capacities
Kwajalein Glimpse
Fire Direction Must be Flexible By Lt. Col. H. S. Dillingham, FA, and Capt. J. O. Hoenigsberg, FA
Sound and Fragment Adjustment By Capt. Jay D. Vanderpool, FA
China Today By Col. Conrad H. Lanza
Chinese 52nd Army By Col. Garrison B. Coverdale, FA
Make Your Gunnery Practice Realistic Part II
“Corrections All Batteries” in Yards Instead of Mils By Capt. Robert P. Wills, FA
Northern Norway’s Battle By Col. O. Munthe-Kaas
A German View of the Norwegian Campaign
Not in the Book
Diary of War Events
For Heroism and Service
Book Reviews