Ship and Gun Drills.
This drill book is designed to cover, so far as practicable, all drills and exercises which are carried out exclusively on board ship. It is divided into seven parts, which are briefly described below. A table of contents precedes each part.
Part I. (1) Organization. (2) Practical Naval Gunnery.
Part II. Gun Drills and Notes Thereon. (1) Safety Orders and Precautions. (2) Notes on Drills for Main Battery Guns. (3) Notes on Sights, Firing Attachments. Miss-fires, Primers. Gas Checks, etc. (4) Notes on Turrets and Turret Mounts. (5) Drills for Main Battery Guns. (6) Notes on Drills for Secondary and Machine Guns.
Part III. Emergency Drills. (1) Collision Drill. (2) Provision Call and Abandon Ship. (3) hire Drill. (4) Fire and Rescue Party. (5) Clear Ship for Action. (6) General Quarters.
Part IV. (1) Smokeless Powder. (2) Gun Cotton. (3) Torpedoes.
Part V. Notes on Various Ordnance Material.
Part VI. Physical Exercises.
Part VII. Music and Bugle Calls.
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