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BATTLE HANDLING OF THE SAA
VOLUME 1 PAMPHLET 1: THE
SAA IN THE LAND BATTLE
CHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTION TO
THE ARTILLERY AIM
The aim of this chapter
is to provide that basic information relating to the artillery in order that
the employment of the artillery in the land battle be understood.
The following aspects
are covered in this chapter.
a. The Aim of the SAA.
b. The Motto of the SAA.
c. Components of an Artillery System.
d. Basic Terminology.
e. Ballistic Concepts Relating to the Employment
of Artillery Fire.
f. Fire Control.
g. The Role and functions of the SAA.
h. The Employment of Artillery Weapons and Fire.
i. The Principles of Employment of the Artillery.