Assigned Gear: Basic Training Q&A

PVT Michael Lyons describes the different types of gear assigned to recruits

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I'm PV2 Michael Lyons and Alan from Whittier, California asks me; "How much gear are you assigned?"

Well in basic training you're issued a lot of gear. The gear that you are is most prioritized for training. Your Kevlar, which is your ACH, your Army Combat Helmet, your body armor also know as your IBA, kneepads, M4 rifle and other equipment like that.