Infantry Drills

6-199: Observation Plan for an Area Reconnaissance

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6-199. Upon returning from the leader’s reconnaissance, the patrol leader disseminates information and FRAGORDs as required. Once ready, the patrol departs. The leader first establishes security. Once security is in position, the reconnaissance element moves along the specified routes to the observation posts and vantage points in accordance with the observation plan.

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