Infantry Drills

6-34: Location of Leaders

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6-34. The leader’s plan must address actions on chance contact at each phase of the patrol mission:

  • The plan must address the handling of seriously WIA and KIA personnel.
  • The plan must address actions required to recover isolated Soldiers.
  • The plan must address the handling of prisoners captured as a result of chance contact who are not part of the planned mission.

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