- Indoctrination – understanding why we are fighting and the nationís objectives
- Physical conditioning to include the obstacle course
- First aid and sanitation
- Practical aspects of being a soldier: clothing, equipment, map reading, tent pitching, camouflage
- Marches and bivouacs
- Specialty (branch) training and unit training
Erected by U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center.
Location. 40° 12.233′ N, 77° 9.564′ W. Marker is in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in Cumberland County. Marker can be reached from Army Heritage Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Carlisle PA 17013, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Obstacle Course (here, next to this marker); Model 1857 Light 12 Pound Gun-Howitzer
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 1, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 91 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 1, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.