from aid stations. (See fig. 6.) Ambulances of the collecting company work as far forward as practi- cable to shorten the litter haul by litter bearers of the collecting company. Collecting company litter bearers may be used to clear the field of casualties behind aid stations whenever aid stations must displace for- ward before they have time to clear the battlefield of casualties. In emergencies, combat personnel may be specifically detailed to assist in evacuation.
c. Pursuit. In pursuit, the medical personnel with the direct pressure force functions as in the attack. The medical detachment with an encircling force moves by motor when the force moves by motor. When contact is gained, the procedure for an attack is followed.