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071-329-1019 (SL2) - Use a Map Overlay

Standards: Positioned overlay correctly on the map and identified all graphic symbols and information on the overlay.

Conditions:
Given a military map and a company level
map overlay.

Standards:
Positioned overlay correctly on the map and
identified all graphic symbols and
information on the overlay.

Performance
Steps

1.   Obtain the map sheet(s) listed in the marginal
information.

2.   Locate the grid intersections on the map that
corresponds to the grid register marks
in opposite corners of the overlay.

3.   Place the overlay on the map so the grid register
marks fall exactly on top of the grid
intersections (figure 071-329-1019-1).





Figure  071-329-1019-1.
Registering the Overlay



4.   Locate the points and areas identified on the
overlay.

a.
Basic symbols (figure 071-329-1019-2).



Figure 071-329-1019-2.
Basic Symbols 




b.
Development of a unit
symbol (figure 071-329-1019-3).





Figure 071-329-1019-3.
Development of Unit Symbol



c.
Unit-size symbols (figure
071-329-1019-4).






Figure 071-329-1019-4.
Unit-Size Symbols



d. Branch symbols (figure 071-329-1019-5).





Figure 071-329-1019-5.
Branch Symbols



e.
Enemy units are depicted
in red or by double lines (figure 071-329-1019-6).






Figure 071-329-1019-6.
Enemy Unit



f. 
The broken lines depict
proposed or future locations (figure
071-329-1019-7).





Figure 071-329-1019-7.
Proposed Unit Position



g.
Tactical control measures
(figure 071-329-1019-8).





Figure 071-329-1019-8.
Tactical Control Symbols



h. Weapon symbols (figure 071-329-1019-9).



Figure 071-329-1019-9.
Weapon Symbols



i.  
Armored vehicles (figure 071-329-1019-10).



Figure 071-329-1019-10.
Armored Vehicle Symbols



j.  
Fortification and obstacles (figure 071-329-1019-11).






Figure 071-329-1019-11.
Fortification and Obstacle Symbols



k. Wire (figure 071-329-1019-12).





Figure 071-329-1019-12.
Tactical Wire Symbols



l.   Mines (figure 071-329-1019-13).



Figure 071-329-1019-13.
Mine Symbols





m.
Indirect fire symbols (figure 071-329-1019-14).






Figure 071-329-1019-14.
Indirect Fire Symbols



Evaluation
Preparation:

Setup:
Provide a military map and a company level map
overlay. Ask the soldier to identify
information on the overlay from the
performance measures.

Brief
Soldier:
Tell the soldier he must be able
to correctly place the overlay on the map and
identify any graphic symbols or information on
the overlay as requested.

Performance
Measures

GO

NO
GO

1.   Placed overlay grid register marks over grid
intersections.





2.   Identified marginal information.





3.   Identified security classification.





4.   Identified graphic symbols.





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 what
was done wrong and how to do it correctly.

References

 

Required

Related

 

FM
3-25.26

 

 

FM
101-5-1

 


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