Infantry Drills

5-56: Execute the Route

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5-56. Using decisions about the route and navigation made during planning and preparation, leaders execute their route and direct their subordinates. In addition to executing the plan, leaders—

  • Determine and maintain accurate location.
  • Designate rally points.

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