(3) To showthe type unit being represented, a symbol is placed inside the
basic figure as follows:
(4) To indicate a particular unit or installation, place the unit's own
designation (in accordance with its size symbol) to the left of the symbol with
higher echelons of command to the right of the symbol. Slashes separate
command echelons. To avoid cluttering the symbol, known units in the chain of
command may be omitted.
c. W e a p o n s
(1) Symbols are also used to indicate the type and location of a weapon or
group of weapons. When a weapon symbol appears on a map or overlay, the base
of the shaft indicates the location of the weapon.
(2) Most weapons are derived from the following basic symbols: