Antitank Gun Crewman (610) Enlisted Personnel

Operates as member of crew of self-propelled or towed antitank gun used in destruction of enemy tanks and other armored vehicles.
As crew member drives vehicle on which gun is mounted or by which gun is towed. Lays, aims, and fires gun in accordance with fire orders from gun commander. Loads gun with ammunition. Maintains radio telephone communication with other elements.
Equipment includes antitank guns, self-propelled or towed, such as the 3-inch, 75-mm, 37-mm, and 57-mm and light and heavy machine guns.
At supervisory level, is responsible for control of operations and tactical employment of gun crews and gins.
Must be familiar with driver maintenance.

Alternate nomenclatures:

  • Ammunition Bearer
  • Antitank Gunner
  • Antitank NCO
  • Cannoneer
  • Gun Commander
  • Radio Tender
  • Tank Destroyer Crewman

Suitable Substitutions