Figure 1-11.--COC message handling routing.
FIRE SUPPORT COORDINATOR
This activity is included in the COC only when the
The unit journal provides a summary of activities
battalions are using their mortars or providing liaison
that is used by commanders and oncoming duty
with higher commands for supporting arms. The FSC
personnel to determine the current tactical situation.
maintains maps, charts, and target lists for use during
It covers a 24-hour period beginning at 0001 local
time. The journal clerk prepares the journal under the
direction of the COC watch officer. All items will be
entered in a brief, accurate form. Periodic reports,
that present the current tactical situation to the
such as SITREPs, will be referenced only.