John Breed, Diary and Training diary, item 136

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Natures of Artillery Fire

With reference to horozontal  [sic]  Plane


 Diagram showing different directions of fire, labelled with: 

REVERSE.FIRE

FRONTAL.FIRE

OBLIQUE.FIRE

ENFILADE.FIRE


Frontal Fire.

     The line of fire perpendicular to the front of the target

     fired at

Reverse Fire

     When the rear instead of the front of the target is

     fired at

Oblique Fire

     The line of fire inclined to the front of the target

     at

Enfilade Fire

     The line of fire parallel to the front of the target

     at.

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Natures of Artillery Fire

With reference to horozontal  [sic]  Plane


 Diagram showing different directions of fire, labelled with: 

REVERSE.FIRE

FRONTAL.FIRE

OBLIQUE.FIRE

ENFILADE.FIRE


Frontal Fire.

     The line of fire perpendicular to the front of the target

     fired at

Reverse Fire

     When the rear instead of the front of the target is

     fired at

Oblique Fire

     The line of fire inclined to the front of the target

     at

Enfilade Fire

     The line of fire parallel to the front of the target

     at.


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  • March 31, 2017 22:41:08 Cheryl Ellsworth

    Natures of Artillery Fire

    With reference to horozontal  [sic]  Plane


     Diagram showing different directions of fire, labelled with: 

    REVERSE.FIRE

    FRONTAL.FIRE

    OBLIQUE.FIRE

    ENFILADE.FIRE


    Frontal Fire.

         The line of fire perpendicular to the front of the target

         fired at

    Reverse Fire

         When the rear instead of the front of the target is

         fired at

    Oblique Fire

         The line of fire inclined to the front of the target

         at

    Enfilade Fire

         The line of fire parallel to the front of the target

         at.

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    Mrs Jean Hanby
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