Don't understand, it must be a gag or something. Hope they threw the book at him.
This kind of screwing around is not tolerated and gets people killed.
I was at a reunion several years ago and they had a battery of 105's set up to shoot blanks.
This numbnuts and his kid wander by and the idiot sits on the trail and picks up one of the blanks-while holding a lit cigarret.
Gun crew had a cow correcting him.