Visibility: Good visibility 3km+
Task and organisation:
Local to the FOB 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 an 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 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:
Finish the clearance of Salam started in previous patrols. And the to secure the west flank of Nauzad.
SCHEME OF MANOEUVRE:
1 Troop will move to RV’s 1-2 (1-1/1-2/1-3) on arrival 1-1 will secure RV2, 1-2 will push of to the East and take up position on high point 142. Once complete 1-3 will then proceed to clear the western half of Salam. When complete 1-3 are to assume a defensive posture, 1-1 will then push to the West half of Salam and proceed with the clearance. 1-2/1-3 will move across their respective flanks to support 1-1 with their tasking. On completion 1 Troop will move to RV3.
On arriving to RV4 1-3 will hold in reserve while 1-2 will patrol through and interacting with the local population. 1-1 will carry out a patrol on the flank to the west giving 1-2 mutual support.
When content with the situation 1 Troop will move to RV5-FRV.
My main effort is placed on 1-1/1-3 for the clearance of Salam to ensure town is clear of fighters and equipment.
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 1925 GMT
FOB Nauzad HLS
Any questions are to be raised no later than 2030 GMT 10/05/19.
No change, As per SOP.
COMMAND AND SIGNALS
Alternative command. Lt. J. Major > Cpl. J. Dennet (0B)> Cpl. M. White> LCpl. M. Vadim