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31

When available how should movement to a secondary position be done?

When cover and concealed

32

What 8 guidelines should be observed when clearing fields of fire?

-Avoid excessive clearing
-Clear forward to limits of effective fire
-Leave a thin layer of foliage
-Remove light branches from wooded areas
-In heavy woods, remove undergrowth in a thin line for automatic weapons
-Demolish walls forward
-Move and cut brush to your advantage
-Ensure fields of fire are open for a M203

33

What are FPF (final protective fires)?

Final attempt to stop the enemy before he reaches the Plts battle position

34

What is a check point?

A predetermined spot on the ground plotted along patrol routes so parent unit can track progress

35

What is a rally point?

Easily identifiable point on the ground where patrols can reassemble and reorganize

36

What are three types of rally points?

Initial
En route
Objective

37

How many meters from the enemy should you conduct counter ambush drills?

50m

38

How many types of patrols are used by a rifle squad?

5
RACES

39

What is he purpose of raid patrols?

To destroy or capture enemy personnel or equipment, destroy installations, free POWs

40

What is the purpose of contact patrols?

Perform limited obj missions

41

What is the purpose of economy of force patrols?

Perform listed obj missions

42

What is the purpose of ambush patrols?

Conduct ambushes on enemy patrols

43

What is the purpose of security patrols?

Detect infiltration by the enemy, kill or capture infiltrators, and protect against ambushes

44

What is the mission of the marine division?

To execute amphibious assault operations and such other operations as may be directed