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1

Battle Drills

1. Platoon attack
1A. Squad attack
2. React to contact
3. Break contact
4. React to ambush
5. Knock out a bunker
6. Enter building / clear room
7. Enter/clear trench
8. Conduct a breach of a mined wire obstacle

2

Troop Leading Procedures

1. Receive the mission
2. Issue the warno
3. Make a tentative plan
4. Start necessary movement
5. Conduct reconnaissance
6. Complete the plan
7. Issue the order
8. Supervise and refine

3

Types of orders

FRAGO: fragmentary order
WARNO: warning order
OPORD: operation order

4

Paragraphs of orders

1. Situation
2. Mission
3. Execution
4. Sustainment
5. Command and control

5

Major terrain features

Hilltop
Valley
Ridge
Saddle
Depression

6

Minor terrain features

Draw
Spur
Cliff

7

Man-made terrain features

Cut
Fill

8

Colors of a map

Black: man-made features, buildings
Brown: contour, elevation, relief
Blue: water and drainage
Green: vegetation with military significance
Red: main roads, populated areas, boundaries
Red-brown: contour, elevation, and relief on red light maps

9

Three types of contour lines

Index
Intermediate
Supplementary

10

Three types of North

True
Grid
Magnetic

11

Grid accuracy

6 digit: within 100 m
8 digit: within 10 m
10 digit: within 1 m

12

How to plot and read points

Right and up