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					               DEPARTMENTS OF THE ARMY AND THE AIR FORCE
                  National Guard Marksmanship Training Center
                         Arkansas Army National Guard
                            Camp Joseph T. Robinson
                     North Little Rock, Arkansas 72199-9600

MTC-O/350-6a (k)                                                        19 August 2008


MEMORANDUM for students attending the National Guard Marksmanship Training
Center (NGMTC) Small Arms Master Gunner Course (SAMGC),

Subject: Letter of Instruction for SAMGC


1. Congratulations! You have been selected to attend the Small Arms Master Gunner
Course (SAMGC), conducted by the NGMTC at Camp Joseph T. Robinson, located in
North Little Rock AR. Successful completion of this course will give you the necessary
skills to improve the marksmanship training in your unit and state.

2. Your state is responsible for processing orders for this course. Please ensure that
you have orders prior to reporting to this school.

3. The following is administrative data:

   a. Meals are not available. Per Diem for meals in the Little Rock area is $51 per day
      plus $3 incidentals. You will be reimbursed after filing a DA 1351-2 (travel
      voucher), or through the Defense Travel System.

   b. Open bay billeting will be available to the students. You will report to Building
      4960 for further billeting information. You may bring comfort items such as
      pillows, blankets, clock radio, ice chest, etc. DO NOT REPORT TO POST
      BILLETING. ALL STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO STAY IN ASSIGNED
      OPEN BAY BILLETING DURING THIS COURSE!

   c. The uniform for all classroom instruction is ACUs with patrol cap. Additional field
      gear (listed in item g) is required for all range operations. Due to varying weather
      conditions, inclement/wet weather gear is strongly recommended.

   d. You will travel as directed by your state. A report letter with a list of contact
      numbers and instructions will be at located at the Front Gate, Pike Gate, Post
      Headquarters, and the Police/Fire station. If you are flying into Little Rock
      National Airport, you will need to take a taxi or rental car (whichever may
      be directed by your State) to Camp Robinson.
MTC-O/350-6a (k)

Subject: Letter of Instruction for SAMGC

  e. Your home station will process travel and any Per Diem authorized. Payment will
      be made by direct deposit.

  f.   All personnel reporting for SAMGC will receive an information paper upon arrival
       on Saturday. Saturday is a travel day.          Also, scheduled departures on
       graduation day should not be prior to 1100 hours, or after 1600 hours.

  g.   Students should bring the following items:

       a. LBV (or LCE to include belt, suspenders, magazine pouch).
       b. Canteen (or hydration system).
       c. Kevlar helmet
       d. Leather work gloves (General Issue)
       e. Wet/cold weather gear
       f. Enough uniforms to last two-weeks (one-day laundry service is available)
       g. Sunscreen and insect repellent
       h. Writing material for taking notes
       i. Copy of most recent weapon qualification scorecard.
       j. Two copies of your orders.
       k. Copy of your pre-execution checklist.
       l. Government Travel Card or enough money for personal needs and meals. **
**It is the responsibility of the Soldier to ensure that he/she has been issued a
Government Travel Card, obtains a travel advance, or otherwise can cover all expenses
before departing home station.

NOTE: NO PERSONAL WEAPONS ARE AUTHORIZED

4. If you need any further information you may contact the NGMTC Marksmanship
Training Battalion at (DSN) 962-4505/4523 or (Commercial) (501) 212-4505/4523.




                                            JERRY L. PILGRIM
                                            MSG, AR ARNG
                                            NCOIC, NGMTC MTB




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