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Field Expedient Direction Finding

Andrew’s Note:  Today we present another lesson from our Military Pedagogy series. This discussion, from FM 21-76, the U.S. Army Survival Manual is on using the Shadow Tip Method of Field Expedient Direction Finding. In a survival situation, you will be extremely fortunate if you happen to have a map and compass. If you do

FIELD-EXPEDIENT DIRECTION FINDING

Chapter 18 – Page 1 FIELD-EXPEDIENT DIRECTION FINDING In a survival situation, you will be extremely fortunate if you happen to have a map and compass. If you do have these two pieces of equipment, you will most likely be able to move toward help. If you are not proficient in using a map and