fragmentary order


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fragmentary order

An abbreviated form of an operation order (verbal, written or digital) usually issued on a day-to-day basis that eliminates the need for restating information contained in a basic operation order. It may be issued in sections. It is issued after an operation order to change or modify that order or to execute a branch or sequel to that order. Also called FRAG order.
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The Training Brain Operation Center (TBOC) assisted in the development of the scenario by building the operation and fragmentary orders for the exercise.
8) A fragmentary order "provides timely changes of existing orders to subordinate and supporting commanders while providing notification to higher and adjacent commands.
To resolve some of those issues, the PEO C3T's leadership released its Fragmentary Order 8 in February.
Using the output of this drill, a daily fragmentary order is published by the C4ISR cell that is synchronized with the combat loss regeneration and battlefield distribution processes.
Headquarters, Combined-Joint Task Force 7, Fragmentary Order 89 (Commander's Emergency Response Program (CERP), Formerly the Brigade Commanders'Discretionary Fund), to CJTF-7 OPORD 03-036 (19 June 2003) [hereinafter FRAGO 89] (on file with author).
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According to FM 5-0, there are three doctrinal orders that are the result of either the TLPs or the MDMP: the warning order (WARNO), the OPORD, and the fragmentary order (FRAGO).
If approved, it is likely that a new fragmentary order (FRAGO) will be published changing the current theater policy, defining the operational parameters, and authorizing these selected engineers to undertake this mission.
On 20 April, Captain Gonzalez issued a fragmentary order and deployed the team to a seaport of debarkation--Mina Salman Port, 40 miles north.
After the SPO shop validates the request, the S-3 shop decides which support unit will receive the tasking and then publishes it in the daily fragmentary order.