PART B - SUBMIT NBC 1 (CHEMICAL OR BIOLOGICAL) REPORTS
The Initial NBC 1 Report will have FLASH precedence. Once a unit has
gathered the information for an NBC 1 (Chem/Bio) Report, the information is
sent to the unit's next higher headquarters. The report may be taken to the
headquarters or transmitted.
Subsequent NBC 1 Reports will have an IMMEDIATE precedence. The rest of the
report will be the same, except that any additional information gathered will
The Initial NBC 1 Report will NOT be delayed while the unit waits for
additional information. It must be transmitted as soon as possible,
whatever information is available.
Example NBC 1 Report Submission.
a. In the following situation, Co A, 2d Bn of the 1st Bde, is under
artillery chemical attack.
The call sign is E4Z03 for the 2d Bn and E4M21
for the 1st Bde. When the attack started, Co A first alerted its subordinate
units on the company net with a FLASH precedence brevity code "GAS."
the company alerted the 2d Bn (S3) with an Initial NBC 1 (Chem) Report
Co A's Initial NBC 1 (Chen) Report to 2d Bn