Assistant Squad Leader

This sections covers the combat equipment and weapons for this role. It doesn't mention things like uniform as every trooper had the same basic uniform. So if portraying the above position you should have the following items :-

The assistant squad leader performs duties assigned by the squad leader and takes command of the squad in his absence.

M1 Garand

M1 Garand Bayonet

M3 Knife

3 HE Grenades

1x GP (General Purpose) Bag 

M1936 Pistol Belt

M1936 Suspenders

Musette Bag

First Aid Pouch and Tin

M1910 or M1942 Canteen Cover / Bottle / Cup

Intrenching Tool

3 or 4 small rigger pouches