Gunnery Training

Some articles on gunnery training, training, gunnery:

Samuel Pechell - Life
... which he made determined efforts to impose his enthusiasm and interest in accurate and reliable gunnery training on the rest of the Navy ... William IV, who had been a serving naval officer and a keen proponent of gunnery training, Pechell worked with Sir Howard Douglas and Sir William Bowles to establish HMS Excellent, the Royal ...
Master Gunner - United States
... development, execution, and evaluation of all crew-served weapons related training (individual, crew, and collective) ... Examples of his duties are Develop or conduct training and certification of vehicle crew evaluators (VCE) ... Assist all elements within the unit concerning gunnery training (IAW FM 3.20-21) ...
CSS Acadia - History - World War II
... She was first used as a training ship for HMCS Stadacona, a shore-based facility in Halifax ... After a refit, HMCS Acadia was assigned in mid 1941 for use as an anti-aircraft training ship, serving as a gunnery training vessel for crews on board the ... In June 1944, HMCS Acadia was assigned to the training base HMCS Cornwallis and stationed at the nearby port of Digby, Nova Scotia where she was used for gunnery ...

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