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Marine Corps Infantry Machine Gunners as MOS 0331 in Military Occupational Specialties handle large machine guns in direct combat. Also known as 31s by Infantry platoon mates, these heavy machine gunners specifically handle 7. 62mm medium machine 50 caliber and 40mm heavy machine gun, plus their support vehicles. This position within Infantry Career Field. Those holding position of Machine Gunner have ranked from private to sergeant. 31s tend to be bigger and stronger Marines and many do second weight lifting workouts Of day to build strength and need to carry rounds and heavy equipment. However, carrying extra 70 lbs more than everyone else in platoon will make you strong-slow, but strong. Add size and strength is due to nature of their work. For example, above weighs on average 27 pounds and 7. 62 ammo loadout is as heavy than. 556 weapons as well. For instance, M16A4 with grenade launcher is typically around 9 pounds in comparison. Ammo Of typical weighs 3. 5 lbs For rounds Of 5. 56 x 45. Also 100 rounds of 7. 62 x and weighs 7 pounds. Imagine now carrying 500 to 1000 rounds at time. Spreading 100 rounds throughout platoon with each member is way to go, especially if everyone knows that your next patrol requires some time of being in hot area with little support quickly on way. Machine gunners provide direct fire in support of rifle and light armor Reconnaissance squads, platoons and companies, along with Infantry LAR battalions. They can mountains or dismount. Summary. Machine Gunner responsible for tactical employment of 7. 62mm medium Machine gun, 50 cal., And heavy Machine-gun, and their support vehicle. Machine gunners provide direct fire in support of rifle and LAR squads / platoons / and Infantry and LAR battalions. They are located in weapons platoons of rifle and LAR companies and weapons company of Infantry battalion. Noncommissioned officers are assigned as mortar gunners, forward observers, fire plotters, and squad and section leaders. When on foot, Marine Corps Machine Gunner is primarily responsible tactical employment of 7. 62mm M240 medium Machine gun. If traveling vehicle, Machine Gunner fires mount weapons. Typically, Marine Corps Machine gunners operate in three-person teams, often in combat situations frequently in difficult terrain. Machine gunners must be to fight in close quarters, both on foot and from mount positions, and also potentially from aircraft. Team Leader Leads Three-person Team And Directs Machine Gunner's Fire. Second Person On Team, Machine Gunner, Employ M240 Machine Gun. Third Person On Team Carries Spare Ammunition And Barrels For Machine Gunner And Assists In Deployment And Employment Of Machine Gun. When operating in small units, Machine Gunner is critical force multiplier in squad or platoon.

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