The star is either white, red, or green and lasts eight second The color of the wad indicates that of the star. ... A breech loading signalling pistol of 25, made of bron, and weighing about 1 kilogram with a diameter of 26, 5 mm. also used.
|Title||:||Manual of the Chief of Platoon of Infantry|
|Author||:||France. Ministère de la guerre|