combat patrol

combat patrol

For ground forces, a tactical unit sent out from the main body to engage in independent fighting; detachment assigned to protect the front, flank, or rear of the main body by fighting if necessary. Also called fighting patrol. See also combat air patrol; patrol; reconnaissance patrol.
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Payne was deployed three times, and was injured during a combat patrol in Afghanistan's Kandahar Province, losing both legs and severely injuring his left hand.
It was the end of a long combat patrol near a district called Adhamiyah, in northwest Baghdad, in the fall of 2008.
Bunagan said troops on combat patrol clashed with some 100 NPA gunmen at around 8 a.
Would anyone seriously consider going on a resupply mission or a combat patrol without radios, blue force tracker, or boomerang targeting antennas?
Maritime expertise at Leidos includes development of manned, low observable combat patrol craft, autonomous vehicles, payloads, and component development.
Part of the video shows a group of Persian speaking officers on what appears to be a combat patrol with Syrian troops.
Continued fielding of the WIN-T Inc 2 network builds on the system's success achieved over the summer when WIN-T Inc 2 was deployed in its first combat patrol in Afghanistan, using its on-the-move capability between several network nodes.
Assuming a combat patrol needs supplies and that Air Force delivery systems are unavailable, Army and Marine Corps helicopters are the delivery platform of choice.
It enabled the addition of an extra combat patrol during a randomized, off-peak time to defeat enemy analysis of our increasingly predictable mission windows.
The shoot, move, communicate, and save lives fundamentals all come into play in the final phase of the CST program, known as the combat patrol live-fire exercise.
The necessity for all cadets, and future lieutenants, to understand the principals of a combat patrol is critical to current operations in many theaters of operations.
Based on input from our military specialists, new anti-terrorism/anti- insurgent scenarios were created to address current challenges in-theater, such as improvised explosive device (IED) response, dismounted combat patrol, and insurgent training camp attack.

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