squad assault weapon gunner, for example, carries a 17.
What does SAW stand for?
SAW stands for Squad Assault Weapon
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- Military and Government
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Samples in periodicals archive:
The MOLLE is a nylon mesh vest, with removable pockets to accommodate different carrying needs of combat soldiers, including riflemen, grenadiers, squad assault weapon gunners or medics, he said.
These sights are used with the M249 squad assault weapon (SAW) and the newly fielded M240B machine gun.