Subscribe Now! Sign In Sign Out. Home:: Military:: Library:: Policy:: Army:: Field Manuals:: SITREP FM Operational Terms and Graphics. FM /MCRP A. Operational Terms and Graphics. 30 September Headquarters, Department of the Army. U.S. Marine Corps. Upon US Army and Marine Corps approval, MILSTD A, Common Warfighting Symbology, will contain more approved ground unit symbols. Appendix A.
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Choose the graphic modifier for the afmy function or capability, labeling field “A 1, ” possibly from the list of modifiers. Approved for public release; distribution unlimited. Automated systems allow users to select other colors and to portray their meaning on the automated overlay display.
FM , Operational Terms and Graphics, Chapter 4, Unit Symbols, (Continued)
If necessary to fully distinguish the unit from another type of unit, include a text abbreviation, labeling field “A TEXT, ” inside the symbol frame. If a staff is added to identify a headquarters, the base of the staff indicates the precise location of the headquarters.
Flight level for aircraft. First choose the frame friendly and graphic for the basic function or branch of the unit, labeling field “A,” In this example, the basic function is NBC.
The combination of unit and weapon symbols with objectives, boundaries, routes of march, and other control measures creates an indispensable tool for quickly and accurately portraying battle activity. The end of the staff, or extension if usedindicates the exact location of the headquarters.
The basic frame shapes for units, installations, activities, and logistics sites are shown in Figure When representing unorthodox units and equipment,select the f, appropriate symbol contained herein. Direction symbol is moving or will move.
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This chapter establishes a standard system for the development of ground unit symbols. An alphanumeric title that uniquely identifies a particular symbol; track number. The fields are defined in Figure If the user, 1101-5-1 searching doctrinal symbols and modifers, must create a new symbol, it must be explained in an accompanying legend.
This manual describes symbols for use in the force domain maneuver command and control but does not supersede the military standards which describe symbols for use in the fk domain “radar” tracking, evaluation, engagement, or engagement system directing.
The end of the staff indicates the precise location. Military standards established for air defense engagement and f, control and aircraft “heads up” displays are to be used. When information is transferred from an engagement domain system to ffm domain command and control system, it will be automatically or manually converted to the force domain symbols in this publication.
This manual does conform to the appropriate NATO requirements. Standardization of techniques is essential if tactical information is to be relayed without misunderstanding.
Dupont27 July The frame shape for suspected friendly, enemy, or neutral is used for ground units not positively identified.
If several headquarters are at one location, more than one headquarters symbol can be on a single staff. Enter Your Email Address.
FM 101-5-1 Operational Terms and Graphics
The icon is a “role indicator” that shows the warfighting function the unit performs either on the ground, armyy the air, or at sea. Number or title of higher echelon command corps designated by Roman numerals.
This chapter applies to both automated and hand-drawn graphic displays or overlays. Mf symbols other than the headquarters symbol for example, points may be placed on a staff which is extended or bent. A symbol is composed of three components: Unit size indicators, shown in Figureare placed at the top center of the symbol frame in field “B.
Headquarters unit locations are at the bottom of the “headquarters staff,” displayed as field “S. Affiliation refers to whether the warfighting object being represented is a threat.
Unless this publication states otherwise, masculine nouns and pronouns do not refer exclusively to men. The manual is a dictionary of operational terms and military graphics. If color is used in a symbol, it shall indicate affiliation. For overseas 101–5-1, the procedures govern US unilateral operations only.
Present and Proposed Locations Basic unit and installation symbols are drawn with either solid or broken lines. Situation maps ar,y overlays provide a rapid and easily understood means by which a commander or staff may express an operational plan, concept, or friendly or enemy situation. This chapter includes a wide variety of unit symbols as well as modifiers for building new or unique symbols.
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