Commanders briefing: Prepare Landay for USAF hand over, continue to conduct ISTAR/ECAS/MERT/LOGI where needed. Prepare for transport of troop movement from the field returning to Landay Airbase.
Assets: Guardian 1-1, AW Merlin HC4 .
Tasking priority: MERT > ISTAR > LOGISTICS
Signals: CALLUP / ISTAR: CH10 A/G > FN (CEI), CH12 ECAS, B5CH5 CTAF.
ISTAR: On request, zones assigned 1-4 or direct grid - Report findings to 1-0.
ROZ: Limit operation of FAA aircraft outside of ROZ, NO FLY ZONE OVER GRAND MOSQUE.
AA Risk: Minimal, shoulder mounted RPG, small arms, heavy calibre technical.
HLS: HLS ALPHA (Primary)> HLS BRAVO (Secondary) > PB KENT (ind. blue) > FOB NAUZAD > AIRBASE LANDAY.
POI: Indicated in Yellow.
Outbound/Inbound: Active 36.
Visibility: Good visibility 3km+
Task and organisation:
Local to the PB Kent are series of low rolling hills with irrigation ditches and farmland.
Is expected to be minimal due to recent fighting in the local area.
Remains 360 battle space.
Using AK-47, RPG and IED's as a deterrence to friendly forces.
Enemy is still using IED'S/SIED'S with a recent increase of VIED's.
Restrict movement and inflict casualties on friendly forces.
Has taken a hit due to the amount of casualties taken.
Avoid open contact with friendly forces and adopt hit and run attacks.
2UPS COMD’S INTENT:
Conduct peace support operations, in order to deter further conflict.
1UPS COMD MSN, CONCEPT OF OPS:
Conduct security and reconstruction in order to secure hearts and minds in the green zone.
HOST NATION GOVT:
Friendly towards Blufor forces. But limited ANP/ANA presents within the region.
FRIENDLY AND UNFRIENDLY:
Civilian populace is unfriendly to friendly forces. Due to recent escalation in fighting.
LOCATIONS AND MOVEMENTS:
Civilian populace are located within small villages and often don’t move far from them.
To provide security in order to stabilise the region.
CONCEPT OF OPERATIONS:
1 Troop is to patrol to the west to ensure a suitable hand over to US forces.
1-1/1-2 will move out west from PB Kent, pursuing the last of hostiles within our sector before the hand of to the USMC.
At RV4 1-2 will remain in reserves while 1-1 will move into the small unmarked compound grouping ensuring the civilian populace is content. When complete 1-1 will move to RV5 and hold while 1-2 moves off to red 14-25 to gather intel for follow on operations.
After 1 Troop will secure RV6 and the compounds to the west 1-1 will take the western and 1-2 the southern. HQ will organise extraction from AO via the marked HLS and return to Landay.
Ensure that the Northern (RV5) and southern (RV4) are secure and suitable to hand to local security forces.
J-1-1 will be patrol lead during the entreaty. We are to take the fight to the enemy while patrolling.
HHour 1930 GMT
NMB 1920 GMT
Any questions are to be raised no later than 2030 GMT 24/05/19.
No change, As per SOP.
COMMAND AND SIGNALS
Alternative command. Lt. J. Major>Sgt. G. Nobblet>Cpl. J. Williams>Cpl. M. Vadim