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US Army, Technical Manual TM 30-430, Handbook on USSR Military Forces, Chapter IX, Equipment, 15 October 1946


The copy digitized was borrowed from the Marshall Center Research Library, APO, AE 09053-4502.


TM 30-340, Handbook on USSR Military Forces, was “published in installments to expedite dissemination to the field.” TM30-430, Chapter IX, 15 October 1946, “Equipment,” contains detailed descriptions of non-combat vehicles; fire control equipment; individual equipment; and chemical warfare, engineering, medical, and signal equipment. The chapter is illustrated with numerous pictures and diagrams.

This manual is listed in WorldCat under Accession Number: OCLC: 19989681

A Note on Scholarly Usage -- Since revised editions of Army manuals are customarily issued with the same manual number and title as the previous editions, the minimal scholarly citation must contain the date of issue. The minimum unambiguous citation for this chapter is TM 30-430, Chapter IX, 15 October 1946.

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