U.S. ARMOURED INFANTRY COMPANY 1943

U.S. ARMOURED INFANTRY COMPANY 1943
Image: Armoured Infantry (U.S. Army Photo)
COMPANY HQ:

HQ SECTION:
Captain/Company Commander (M1 Carbine)
Sergeant/Communications (M1 Carbine)
PFC/Bugler (M1 Carbine)
Pvt or PFC/Half-Track Driver (SMG)
Pvt or PFC/Machine Gunner (M1 Carbine)
Pvt or PFC/Messenger + Truck Driver (SMG)
3 x Pvts or PFCs/Rifle Men (M1 Rifles)
Jeep
M3 Half-Track + M2HB HMG & Bazooka

MAINTENANCE SECTION:
Lieutenant/Section Commander (M1 Carbine)
Staff Sergeant (M1 Carbine)
2 x Pvts or PFC/Armourers (M1 Carbines)
Pvt or PFC/Mechanic and Half-Track Driver (SMG)
Pvt or PFC/Mechanic and Truck Driver (SMG)
Pvts or PFC/Mechanic (M1 Carbine)
Jeep
M3 Half-Track & 1 Ton Trailer + M2HB HMG & Bazooka

ADMIN, MESS AND SUPPLY SECTION:
1st Sergeant/Section Leader (M1 Carbine)
Sergeant/Mess (M1 Carbine)
Sergeant/Supply (M1 Carbine)
Corporal/Clerk (M1 Carbine)
5 x Pvts or PFCs/Cooks (M1 Carbines)
Pvt or PFC/Cooks Helper (M1 Carbine)
2 x Pvts or PFC/Truck Drivers (SMGs)
22 x Pvts/Rifle Men (M1 Rifles)
2 x 2 Trucks + 2 x 1 Ton Trailers + Bazooka

ANTI-TANK PLATOON:

PLATOON HQ:
Lieutenant/Platoon Commander (M1 Carbine)
Staff Sergeant (M1 Carbine)
Pvt or PFC/Messenger & Truck Driver (SMG)
Jeep
3 x ANTI-TANK SQUADS EACH CONTAINING:
Sergeant/Squad Leader (M1 Carbine)
Corporal/Gunner (M1 Carbine)
4 x Pvts or PFCs/Gunners (M1 Carbines)
Pvt or PFC/Half-Track Driver (SMG)
3 x Pvts or PFC/Ammo Carriers (M1 Rifles)
M3 Half-Track + M2HB HMG
57mm Anti-Tank Gun

3 x RIFLE PLATOONS EACH CONTAINING:

PLATOON HQ & RIFLE SQUAD:
Lieutenant/Platoon Commander (M1 Carbine)
Platoon Sergeant (M1 Carbine)
Sergeant/Squad Leader (M1 Rifle)
Pvt or PFC/Half-Track Driver (SMG)
Pvt or PFC/Rifle Man (M1903 Rifle)
7 x Pvts or PFC/Rifle Men (M1 Rifles)
M3 Half-Track + M2HB HMG

2 x RIFLE SQUADS EACH CONTAINING:
Sergeant/Squad Leader (M1 Rifle)
Corporal/Assistant Squad Leader (M1 Rifle)
Pvt or PFC/Half-Track Driver (SMG)
9 x Pvts or PFCs/Rifle Men (M1 Rifles)
M3 Half-Track + M1919A4 LMG & Bazooka

60mm MORTAR SQUAD:
Sergeant/Squad Leader (M1 Carbine)
Pvt or PFC/Half-Track Driver (SMG)
2 x Pvts or PFCs/Gunners (M1 Carbines)
2 x Pvts or PFCs/Ammo Carriers (M1 Carbines)
2 x Pvts or PFCs/Messengers (M1 Rifles)
60mm M2 Mortar
M3 Half-Track + M1919A4 LMG & Bazooka

LIGHT MACHINE GUN SQUAD:
Sergeant/Squad Leader (M1 Carbine)
Corporal/Assistant Squad Leader (M1 Carbine)
Pvt or PFC/Half-Track Driver (SMG)
2 x Pvts or PFCs/Gunners (M1 Carbines)
2 x Pvts or PFCs/Ammo Carriers (M1 Carbines)
5 x Pvts or PFCs/Rifle Men (M1 Rifles)
2 x M1919A4 LMGs
M3 Half-Track + M2HB HMG & Bazooka

TOTALS:
5 x Officers + 40 x NCOs & 205 x PFCs & Privates (251 total)
Sub-Machine Guns: 25
M1 Carbines: 78
M1 Rifles: 145
M1903 Rifles: 3
M1919A4 LMGs: 15
M2HB HMGs: 8
M1 Bazookas: 7
M3 Half-Tracks: 20
Weapons Carriers: 1
Trucks: 15
Trailers: 4