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APPENDIX B

MISSION ANALYSIS WORKSHEET AND WARNO FORMAT


MISSION ANALYSIS WORKSHEET
(USED TO HELP FOCUS THE COMMANDER'S BATTERY MISSION ANALYSIS)

BATTERY STATUS SHEET (FILL OUT PRIOR TO FASP BRIEF)

BATTERY STATUSAUTHOPERATIONALSTATUS/ISSUES
HOWITZERS
AMMO VEHICLES
FDC
COMMAND VEHICLES
PERSONNEL
CLASS I
CLASS II
CLASS III
CLASS IV
CLASS V
CLASS IX

DETERMINE PCCs DICTATED BY THE ENEMY THREATS BY POSITION AND TIME

EN THREAT TO BATTERYPOS 1POS 2POS 3POS 4POS 5THREAT DTGPCC / DRILL
AIR AIR THREAT
GROUND DISMOUNTS GROUND THREAT-DIS
GROUND MOUNTED GROUND THREAT-MTD
COUNTERFIRE COUNTERFIRE PCC
RADAR
OBS FIRES/RECON
NBC NBC PCC
AMBUSH/ATTACK IN MOVEMENT IMMEDIATE ACTION DRILLS

IDENTIFY BATTERY CRITICAL TASKS BY POSITION AND/OR PHASE TO HELP PRIORITIZE PCC BASED ON THE MISSION:

BATTERY CRITICAL TASKSPOS 1POS 2POS 3POS 4POS 5PURPOSEENDSTATE
MASS
SMOKE
COPPERHEAD
FASCAM
COUNTERFIRE
ARTILLERY RAID
MOVEMENT

IDENTIFY THE LOGISTICS YOU NEED TO EXECUTE THE BATTERY CFSTs OR TO DEFEND THE BATTERY

ESSENTIAL LOG REQUIREMENTSREQUIREDPLAN/ACTION/TO GET
CLASS I
CLASS II
CLASS III
CLASS IV
CLASS V
HE
RAAMS
ADAMS
SMOKE
COPPERHEAD
RAP

DETERMINE HOW MUCH TIME YOU HAVE, AND SCHEDULE YOUR BATTERY'S PREPARATIONS FOR COMBAT

TIMELINE

SHADE HOURS OF DARKNESS

NOWREADY
( )( )

CRITICAL EVENTS:

A - FASP BRIEF
B - FA ROCK DRILL
C - BC's RECON/SURVEY LINKUP
D - ADVANCE PARTY READY TO ROLL
E - BATTERY WARNING ORDER
F - BATTERY OPORD
G - PCCs COMPLETE
H - IPRTF (NLT)
I - MOVE (NET)
J - MOVE (NLT)
K - R3P/LOGPAC
L -
M -
N -
O -
P -
Q -

BATTERY WARNING ORDER (WARNO)

SITUATION

ENEMY: BDE FACES THE FOLLOWING ENEMY FORCES
SIZE:
FORMATION:

FRIENDLY: BDE OFFENSE/DEFENSE, HASTY/DELIBERATE, LD OR READY TO DEFEND DTG_____

FA BN CFSTs:
TASKPURPOSEENDSTATE
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.

BATTERY MISSION:

EXECUTION:

BATTERY CFSTs:

TASKPURPOSEENDSTATE
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.

CONDUCT THE FOLLOWING PCCs IN ORDER:

1.
2.
3.
4.
5.

SPECIFIED TASKS/MOVEMENT INSTRUCTIONS

TIMELINE OF CRITICAL EVENTS

_____ TIME NOW
_____ FA ROCK DRILL & LOCATION: _______________
_____ FA REHEARSAL FREQUENCY: ________________
_____ PCC COMPLETED NLT
_____ ADVANCE PARTY READY TO MOVE
_____ BS's RECONNAISSANCE
_____ MAIN BODY MOVES (NET): _____ MOVE (NLT): _____
_____ R3P
_____ IPRTF

SERVICE SUPPORT

CLASSES OF SUPPLY:

AMMUNITION REQUIRED:

COORDINATE FOR EXTERNAL SUPPORT

COMMAND AND SIGNAL



Appendix A: Sample PCC Checklists
Appendix C: Battery Fill-in-the-Blank Order



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