especially important after changes in the command structure. For example, a newly
assigned division commander will tend to deploy and operate his unit guided by
previous training and experience. Some judgment is called for since retraining of
a unit cannot occur overnight. The G2 will make the final assessment of the effect
a change of command has on an enemy unit.
Once all of this information has been compiled, it is relatively easy to produce
the required templates. The ASPS reduces the information to graphics using acetate
and a map of appropriate scale. Examples of doctrinal templates are shown on the
following pages in Figures 4-3 thru 4-6.