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Offline Jarnhamar

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I was researching something and came across this article. It's a kit loadout that  MACV-SOG used during vietnam.


The Guns and Gear Carried by Special Ops “SOG” Recon Teams

https://sofrep.com/43024/the-guns-and-gear-carried-by-special-ops-sog-recon-teams/


Some interesting similarities to infantrymen today and the never ending battle to lighten kit. 
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Re: The Guns and Gear Carried by Special Ops “SOG” Recon Teams
« Reply #1 on: August 12, 2018, 12:21:27 »
I was researching something and came across this article. It's a kit loadout that  MACV-SOG used during vietnam.


The Guns and Gear Carried by Special Ops “SOG” Recon Teams

https://sofrep.com/43024/the-guns-and-gear-carried-by-special-ops-sog-recon-teams/


Some interesting similarities to infantrymen today and the never ending battle to lighten kit.

The better your ops and log support, along with fire and other csupp conservation disciplines, the less you have to carry... usually.
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