bridgehead line

bridgehead line

The limit of the objective area in the development of the bridgehead. See also objective area.
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Phase IV: Secure the bridgehead line. The bridgehead line was already secured and maintained by active Afghan patrols and traffic control points.
Once Turchin's brigade crossed, Smith pushed the bridgehead line out farther--known today as seizure of an intermediate objective.
The 2BCT continued to build combat power on the far shore and eventually secured the bridgehead line.