Infantry Drills

A-28: Immediate Higher Headquarters’ (One Level Up) Mission, Intent, and Concept

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A-28. Leaders understand their immediate headquarters’ concept of the operation. They identify their headquarters’ tasks and purposes as well as their own contributions to this fight. They must clearly understand their immediate higher up intent from the OPORD. Also, they identify the tasks, purposes, and dispositions for all adjacent maneuver elements under headquarters’ control.

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