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Old 06-06-2019, 11:18 AM
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Originally Posted by Hypno-Toad View Post
These could be mortar men or some other heavy weapon troops who are technically part of the infantry but who aren't rifle men. Such guys were also issued M-1 Carbines for personal defense.
This. We also have no idea where these guys are in relation to the 'front line'. They could be artillerymen or somesuch. M1 Carbines were popular for any soldier who had to carry something besides a rifle.
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