UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS
MARINE CORPS INSTITUTE
912 CHARLES POOR STREET SEWASHINGTON NAVY YARD DC 20391-5680
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1550Ser 0321B16 May 2007From: Director To: Marine Corps Institute StudentSubj: THE M240G MACHINEGUNNER (MCI 0321B)1. Purpose. The subject course has been published to provide instruction to all Marines. TheM240G medium machinegun is found in units throughout the Marine Corps. It is likely mostMarines will either use this weapon or supervise its use.2. Scope. This course addresses the operation and care of the M240G medium machinegun andits associated equipment, including the following; capabilities, maintenance, operation, basicmarksmanship, troubleshooting, and night/low visibility operation.3. Applicability. This course is intended for instructional purposes only. It is designed for use by all Marines: machinegunners by MOS 0331, incidental users who may be required to operatethe M240G, and leaders of units employing the M240G.4. Recommendations. Comments and recommendations on the contents of the course areinvited and will aid in subsequent course revisions. Please complete the course evaluationquestionnaire at the end of the final examination. Return the questionnaire and the examination booklet to your proctor.