March 1940

The Employment of the Marine Rifle Company in Street Riot Operations

Volume 24, Issue 1

THE field phone rang.

The Major's swivel chair tilted forward to a horizontal position.

"Second Battalion, Major Jones speaking." he listened a moment. "Yes, sir, he is. Just a moment, Colonel, until he cuts in."

The Major turned to the Battalion Commander. "The Regimental Commander is on the phone, Colonel."

The Battalion Commander lifted his receiver. "Blank speaking, Colonel."

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