bridgehead line

bridgehead line

The limit of the objective area in the development of the bridgehead. See also objective area.
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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.