1- At the command Commence firing, the front rank man
halts, faces the enemy, fires and moves to the rear while reloading.
2- His partner, the
rear rank man, continues to march forward 10-12 paces, halts,faces the enemy and waits for the front rank
man to pass him and signal that he is reloaded. He then fires and
moves 10-12 paces to the rear of his partner.
3- This action is
repeated until another command is given.
4- At the command Halt, the men will reform
on the line which is further