Infantry Drills

6-76: Departure Report

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6-76. The patrol leader should render a departure report just as the patrol departs the main body location or the base. Depending on the procedure established by the unit’s tactical SOP, this might include a detailed listing of the patrol’s composition. It also may simply state the patrol’s call sign or patrol number and report its departure.

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