The most important task for which the platoon leader is responsible is coordination. What does
this task entail?
Comprehensive determination of supported unit's requirements
Scheduling all elements of supported unit to be decontaminated simultaneously
Scheduling reconstitution requirements for the decon company
Writing a detailed SOP for supporting units's security
What is the primary means of communication during a decontamination operation?
When planning a decontamination operation, remember, units that do not belong to a division or
have a division to support them still go through the same decontamination operations as
divisional units. What is the only change in procedure?
Decon detachment sets up the site supplies and security.
Contamination unit supplies three squads instead of the usual two.
Separate areas for specialized equipment are a brigade responsibility.
Source of support
In which type of weather will liquid chemical contamination evaporate fastest?
Cold rainy weather
Cold dry weather
Hot calm weather
Hot windy weather