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071-410-0002 (SL1) - React to Direct Fire While Mounted

Standards: The vehicle returned fire and took appropriate action after analysis of the situation based on an order received from the chain of command.

Conditions:
In a combat environment, given tracked
vehicle and a requirement to react to direct
fire.

Standards:
The vehicle returned fire and took
appropriate action after analysis of the
situation based on an order received from
the chain of command.

 

Performance
Steps

Note.  If the
vehicle is in formation, it moves
according to company tactical SOP. 
If not, it should use evasive
action as appropriate to avoid threat
fire while performing step 2.

1.   Direct return fire to destroy or suppress threat
fire.

Note.  If threat
is destroyed, continue the present
mission.

2.   Direct the driver to a hull-down position.

Note.  Direct
dismount, if appropriate, to establish
a base of fire.

3.   Analyze the situation.

4.   Give a situation report.

5.   Take defensive or offensive action based on orders
from chain of command.

Evaluation Preparation: 

Setup:
At the test site, provide all equipment and
materials listed in the task conditions. Use
only blank ammunition for training. Take the
soldiers on a simulated march.

Brief
Soldier: Tell the soldiers they must
react to simulated direct fire while mounted
in a tracked vehicle.

Performance
Measures

GO

NO
GO

1.   Directed return fire to destroy or suppress threat
fire.

2.   Directed the driver to a hull-down position.

3.   Analyzed the situation.

4.   Gave a situation report.

5.   Took defensive or offensive action based on orders
from the chain of command.

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 fails any performance
measure, show what was done wrong and how to
do it correctly.

References

 

Required

Related

 

 

FM
7-7

 

 

FM
3-21.71

 


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