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071-326-0510 (SL1) - React to Indirect Fire While Dismounted

Standards: Reacted to each situation by shouting “Incoming,” followed the leader’s directions, if available. Took or maintained cover.

Conditions:
You are a member (without leadership
responsibilities) of a squad or team. You
are either in a defensive position or moving
on foot. You hear incoming rounds, shells
exploding or passing overhead, or someone
shouting "incoming."

Standards: Reacted to each situation by shouting
"Incoming," followed the leader’s
directions, if available. 
Took or maintained cover.

Performance
Steps

1.   Shout "incoming" in a loud, easily
recognizable voice.

2.   Look to your leader for additional instructions.

3.   Remain in your defensive position (if
appropriate), making no unnecessary
movements that could alert the enemy
to your location.

4.   Take cover outside the impact area (if you are in
an exposed position or moving),
keeping the body low if the leader
is not in sight.

Evaluation Preparation: 

Setup:
Take the soldiers on a simulated march or
field exercise.

Brief
Soldier: Tell the soldiers they must
react to indirect fire on the move and when
in a fixed position, when they receive the
command "Incoming!"

Performance
Measures

GO

NO
GO

1.   Shouted "incoming" in a loud, easily
recognizable voice.

2.   Looked to leader for additional instructions.

3.   Remained in defensive position (if appropriate),
making no unnecessary movements that
could alert the enemy to your
location.

4.   Took cover outside the impact area (if you were in
an exposed position or moving),
keeping the body low if the leader was
not in sight.

Evaluation
Guidance: 
Score the soldier GO if all
performance measures are passed. Score the
soldier NO GO if any performance measure is
failed. If the soldier scores NO GO, show
him what was done wrong and how to do it
correctly.

References

 

Required

Related

 

FM
21-75

 

 


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