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  • Main Symbols Military Symbols Study Guide
  • Activity, Installation & Equipment Symbols Military Symbols Study Guide
  • CKP Graphic Control Measures Military Symbols Study Guide
  • Tactical Mission Tasks Military Symbols Study Guide
  • change_history Change Log Developer Updates

Military Symbols Study Guide

Posted: September 6th 2020

By: CPT James Pistell

In this post I will go over each military symbol in the current version of ADP 1-02 which was last published on August 2018. This will be a general overview and will suit the needs of 99% of those who need to reference them.


Military Symbols Study Guide

Posted: September 6th 2020

By: CPT James Pistell

Activity, Installation, and Equipment Symbols are used to identify friendly, enemy, or criminal actions; sites that incorporate permanent, semipermanent, and temporary structures; and nonexpendable items needed to outfit or equip an individual or organization.


Military Symbols Study Guide

Posted: September 6th 2020

By: CPT James Pistell

A Graphic Control Measure symbol is a graphic used on maps and displays to regulate forces and warfighting functions. In this post we will go over three main categories: points, lines and areas.


Military Symbols Study Guide

Posted: September 6th 2020

By: CPT James Pistell

Tactical Mission Tasks are tasks that are clearly defined and measurable activities accomplished by individuals or organizations. These activities are performed by a unit while executing a form of tactical operation or form of maneuver.


Change Log

Updated: September 6th 2020

By: CPT James Pistell

This contains a summarized list of changes made the MGRS Mapper application. Useful for those who are tracking the progress of this app.