Reports Verbal / Radio¶
1. Contact Report¶
Utilize the 3 Ds (Distance, Direction, and Description).
2. ACE report¶
Ammo, Casuality, and Equipment. After every engagement ACE report should be requested by the leader.
- Green: > 75% Ammo
- Red: < 50% Ammo
- Black: < 25% Ammo
- Green: No Casualties
- Yellow: Casualties, but still combat effective
- Red: Casualties or KIA
- Green: All equipment functional
- Black: Out of equipment
|9 Actual, this is 9-3, ACE report, Green, Green, Black. How copy, Over.|
|9-3, this 9 Actual, Roger that, Green, Green, Black. Over.|
|9 Actual, 9-3 Out..|
3. Contact Report¶
Used when there is a contact with enemy.
|This is 9-2, Break, Break, Contact Grd 941901, Over.|
SALUTE: Size, Activity, Location, Unit (Suspected enemy unit), Time, and Equipment.
Remember, not to be used in contact.
|9 Actual, This is 9-2, SALUTE report to follow, Over.|
|9-2, This is actual, ROGER That, Over.|
|This is 9-2,|
|SIERRA 2x Inf Fireteams, Break,|
|ALPHA Setting up defensive position, Break,|
|LIMA Grd 042 091 NE, Break,|
|UNIFORM Eny SOF, Break,|
|TANGO 1245, Break,|
|ECHO 2x RPG and 1x RPK, Over.|
|9-2, ROGER, Out.|