Although our recent live fire was cut short due to tornadoes and hail (literally), Texas State Militia Houston Unit members still gained a lot from the training. New members are taught from basic marksmanship principles, through transitioning, support side firing, and moving and shooting techniques. As you can tell, our trainings are extremely well organized
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One of the highlights of the Houston Unit of the Texas State Militia, is that outside of the regular all-unit trainings, fireteam leaders are encouraged to create events, trainings, and get-togethers. This improves the cohesion and brotherhood within each fireteam. These usually manifest as “cigar day” or going to the range. However, because these trainings
The Final Class brings anticipation With the scout training class coming to an end, members of the Houston Unit of the Texas State Militia begin the preparations for the final simulation before the upcoming militia scouting mission, located deep in the heart of the Texas piney woods. It has been a long fall for the
Using Land Navigation techniques, can you safely get your team through unknown, hostile territory? Can you secure a safe route for your group given nothing but a vague map with a rally point? This fall, TSM Houston Fire Teams will begin a 4-part series on Land Navigation, Scouting and Patrolling. Join Us!
Intelligence gathering is more than simple observation. In this OP, our unit applied military scout training techniques to locate and identify resource codes. The goal was to avoid contact with outsiders, and should contact be made, safely and hastily break contact. Tired of just being a “gun guy”? Instead hone your group tactic skills, come