LINTON ARMY CAMP, New Zealand - A heavy truck quickly rolled up with a L16A2 light gun in tow. New Zealand gunners promptly hopped out of the truck bed and unhitched the gun as their U.S. Marine guests watched. Within five minutes, the gunners had emplaced the weapon, aimed, blank fired, hitched and drove away to another objective.

"Those soldiers emplace their guns just as quickly as we do, and I