Army shoe fitting - 1918

About this book:

This book should have been released for the general public as it has many practical and useful application in the function fitting of shoes.

"The proper fitting of soldiers' footwear, previously covered with normal thoroughness"by government regulations, has been, made matter of additional study, and has now led to the adoption by the War Department of new regulations authorising special system of automatic foot-fitting.It is the purpose of this publication to show the necessity for and the details of its use.

Under normal conditions, company commander could, with little difficulty, see that every member of his command was fitted with as nearly correct size of shoe as was necessary. The few evils of misfit could be rectified /within the company, and might be considered negligible"