Accession Number:

AD0823175

Title:

LIGHTWEIGHT NYLON JUNGLE RUCKSACK ACL-73/67.

Descriptive Note:

Letter rept. of evaluation 1 Apr-1 May 67,

Corporate Author:

ARMY CONCEPT TEAM IN VIETNAM APO SAN FRANCISCO 96384

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-10-10

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The lightweight nylon jungle rucksack was utilized by all combat units in the RVN during a 30-day trial period. It is recommended that the lightweight nylon jungle rucksack, when modified be authorized as a WABTOC item for issue to US combat troops in the Republic of Vietnam, and polyethylene plastic bags in sizes 18 12 by 25 inches and 9 by 15 inches be stocked as standard items of issue for use with the lightweight nylon jungle rucksacks.

Subject Categories:

  • Containers and Packaging

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE