USA - Rare Official U.S. Army Hand-to-Hand Fighting Manual - Extensively Photo-Illustrated - 1942

Description
USA - Rare Official U.S. Army Hand-to-Hand Fighting Manual - Extensively Photo-Illustrated - 1942
Original - Good condition

U.S. War Department
Basic Field Manual: Unarmed Defense for the American Soldier

Washington, 1942
300+ pp.

Rare official U.S. Army booklet dealing with hand-to-hand combat techniques, choking, disarming, etc. Produced during WW2 specifically for special units in the U.S. Army. All key aspects of hand-to-hand combat are explained in detail and photo-illustrated. Used by all special service soldiers during D-Day and subsequent operations.

Condition: Cover with traces of usage and contemporary stamp on the front. Inside in good condition with some pages yellowed. Overall great state of preservation for the age.

Tracked shipping with DHL.

Lot details
Type
Rare Official U.S. Army Hand-to-Hand Fighting Manual - Extensively Photo-Illustrated
Country of Origin
USA
Year of Manufacture
1942
Original/ Replica
Original
Condition
Good condition
Dimensions
17×11.5×1 cm
Comes with certificate of authenticity
No
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