Army MOS 11C Indirect Fire Infantryman

11C indirect Fire Infantryman

The indirect fire infantryman is a member of a mortar squad, section or platoon. The mortar has the most power and range of any weapon in an infantry unit.

11C Job Duties

  • Set up, load and fire three types of mortars: 60mm, 81mm or 120mm
  • Employ crew and weapons in offensive, defensive and retrograde ground combat
  • Operate, clean and store automatic weapons
  • Employ, fire and recover antipersonnel and antitank mines
  • Locate and neutralize mines
  • Carry out scout missions to spot enemy troops and gun locations
  • Operate two-way radios and signal equipment to relay battle orders

11C Qualifications

ASVAB Score: 90 in aptitude area CO.

Physical Profile:111221

Security Clearance: None required

Vision: Normal

Strength Requirement: very heavy

Other Requirements

  • Color discrimination of red/green.
  • Correctable vision of 20/20 in one eye; 20/100 in the other.

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