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PDF: Small Unit Leader’s Guide to Mountain Warfare Operations

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US Marines conduct mountain/winter warfare training.

Since moving to Gitxsan territory in northern BC, and with the onset of winter bringing -20 Degrees Celsius weather, I’ve acquired a renewed interest in winter survival techniques.  During the course of research I came across this US Marine Corps manual on mountain warfare operations, which also includes winter warfare, and thought it might be of use to some readers living in regions with extreme cold temperatures. Read the rest of this entry