Infantry Drills

6-217: Box Method

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6-217. When using the box method, the leader sends his R&S teams from the ORP along routes forming a boxed-in area. He sends other teams along routes through the area within the box. (See figure 6-18.) All teams meet at a linkup point at the far side of the box from the ORP.

Figure 6-18. Box method

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