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Quartermaster Research Laboratory

Quartermaster Research Laboratory

hearings before the United States Senate Committee on Armed Services, Eightieth Congress, second session, on Feb. 16, 18, Mar. 1, 1948.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Army. -- Quartermaster Corps,
  • Laboratories -- Design and construction -- Massachusetts -- Boston.,
  • Military research -- United States.

  • About the Edition

    Considers (80) S. 286.

    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationiv, 123 p.
    Number of Pages123
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22310375M

    Helmet, T19E1 fig. Left to right: Sgt. Between August and July95, M2 vests were produced. Accurate information regarding the exact value of the helmet as a protective device is of vital importance in the training and indoctrination of troops. Many of the captions were edited for length, and extraneous information and pejorative terms were eliminated.

    His approach to textile engineering combined an understanding of the physical properties of individual fibers with an analysis of the structural geometry of the fibers within fabric, allowing the prediction of fabric behavior based on the properties of the component yarns. Army's Quartermaster Command, who were forced to expend additional funds for procurement and storage of what they viewed as an overly expensive, redundant, and limited-issue field ration. To get the same amount of saving by protecting other regions, body armor weighing more than twice as much as the helmet would have to be provided. When he came down all that was left of the plane was his engine and himself.

    Holmes, MC The development and field usage of helmets and body armor in warfare before World War II has been adequately documented by a number of excellent books and reports. A hinged earplate provided protection over the cutaway earphone area. Comprising bitter chocolate, sugar, oat flour, cacao fat, skim milk powder, and artificial flavoring, the D Ration could withstand temperatures of degrees without melting. Occasionally we […] READ MORE Facilities Upgrade Facilities Expansion and Upgrade — The Army Quartermaster Museum was built with private and Quartermaster Foundation funds and over the years the museum has been able to expand its building and facility primarily through the efforts of the Quartermaster Foundation since these funds are usually not available through Government appropriations. The Ordnance Department developed six experimental series, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art evaluated the models in accordance with the Armed Forces specifications. Following this, sufficient armor for crews of 12 B's were ordered and received about 1 March


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Clyde Brown, Pvt. To that end, over 2. Young, Midshipman; E. But shortly after this, an extensive program was initiated for the development of protective armor for the Air Forces. Shepard, and S. Fields served as President Roosevelt's valet for four years before entering the Navy. These were meant for pilots and gunners in particular who may have to view bright and potentially blinding images such as tracer fire and bomb blasts.

Eisenhower sits on the ground to eat a C Ration during an inspection of Allied troops in Tunisia in Thomas,p.

Therefore, following initial experiments insteel cap liners "casque Adrian" were issued to French troops in and led to the characteristic World War I French helmet in In Februaryit was recommended that the length of the M4 be increased to provide an adequate fit over all types of summer and winter leather flying helmets.

Professor and Mrs. No attempt will be made to give a complete coverage of all items and the rationale behind their development, but the more important models will be described since many of these bear a very close relation to subsequent development for Army ground troops.

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In the period after the use of body armor, Army Air Force, which has been smashing enemy objectives in Germany and the Balkans with both fighter and bomber craft. Naval Training Station. The development of these items was so intimately connected with various casualty surveys-some of which are reported in this volume-and by research work of the Army Ordnance Department that a brief r?

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They are, left to right, James L. When the main body of troops arrives it will be up to the cadres to train them.Quartermaster Newsletter Winter th Brigade Support Battalion Black Devil Sustainers Leading the Way By 1st Lt. Dexter Harris, U.S. Army Quartermaster School. of that famous and unique laboratory, I feel it is important to record the exciting story of the laboratory’s contributions to World War II as well as to describe some of the notable scientists who made these contributions.

The early years of the Fatigue Laboratory have been documented in at least one book (13) and several articles (4, 6, 16).Cited by: Chicago, Illinois. Subsistence research laboratory of the U.S. Army quartermaster depot. Captain C.M.

Wilson, examining contents of a K ration Contributor Names Hollem, Howard R., photographer Created /. Quartermaster Duty description. We are making strides everyday to update our duty descriptions and will continue to do so. Find your MOS, click on the link to zip right to it instead of scrolling.

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Thanks for. Army Research Laboratory; Army Research Laboratory Chemical-Biological Material Effects Database (CMBE) Quartermaster School, Fort Lee, Va.

Quartermaster Museum, Fort Lee, Va. R R. Sep 30,  · Some five years before America entered World War II, the War Department tasked the Army’s Quartermaster Corps and its newly formed Subsistence Research and Development Laboratory (SR&DL) located in Chicago to categorize field rations and develop new ones to replace the obsolete Reserve Ration in use since the end of World War I.