Currently the 28th Mech Brigade is defending against the surprised enemy assault in the region in an attempt to delay coalition forces movement into Iran. The 28th Mech. Brigade currently is sitting at 90% combat power in the AO. They currently have 2-81st AR BN in the west countering the Polish Mech advance, 2-64th IN BN in the town of Dilshad delaying Bravo Company, and 1-28th Mech BN in the east defending the eastern flank.
War Eagle Company:
War Eagles will conduct an Attack to seize key intersections between PL Vodka and PL Gin no later than 15OCT23 in order to expose the eastern flank of the 28th Mech. BDE.
Tasks to subordinate units
Conduct an Attack to seize major roadways and towns at OBJ’s Odin, Loki, and Thor.
Identify a Patrol Base location no larger than 75 x 75 meters in the AO for future operations.
Conduct an Area Reconnaissance IVO OBJ’s Odin, Loki, and Thor to identify enemy ambush locations and Battle positions
Conduct an Area Reconnaissance of the terrain surrounding OBJ Thor to identify a defensive position to be established along the mountain pass. You must identify at least one position to the north and south of the major roadway and the location to establish a checkpoint.
Provide CCA (Close Combat Aviation) for Widowmakers and Griffins as they conduct offensive operations between PL Vodka and PL Gin.
Be prepared to transport 5 crates of fortification equipment and any replacement vehicles necessary to the newly identified Patrol Base location for Widowmaker Platoon.
Be prepared to provide Close Combat Aviation against the 1-28th Mech BN’s reserve if they are triggered from the East.
Rules of Engagement:
Enemy uniformed personnel are free to engage within the assigned AO. Any engagements outside of the Company AO must be approved by Company leadership. No indirect fires (IDF, Aerial, and Mk19) within 250 meters of any building unless confirmed there is no civilian presence. Civilians can not be engaged unless they show hostile intent or are approved by Company Leadership.
a) SPECIAL TEAMS/TASK ORG
1. COMMAND ELEMENT - WAR EAGLE
2. 1ST PLATOON, WIDOWMAKER
3. 1ST SQUAD, SCORPION
4. 2ND SQUAD, GHOST
5. 3RD SQUAD, SPARTAN
6. 4TH SQUAD, PHOENIX
7. 2ND PLATOON, GRIFFIN
8. 1ST SQUAD, WARLOCK
9. 2ND SQUAD, WIZARD
10. 3RD COMBAT AVIATION BRIGADE, FALCON
(b) COMMON EQUIPMENT
1. STANDARD KIT AND LOADOUT
(c) SPECIAL EQUIPMENT
1. C-130 HERCULES x 2
2. AH-64 APACHE x 3
3. UH-60 BLACKHAWK x 3
4. CH-47F CHINOOK x 2
5. MINE DETECTORS
6. DEFUSAL KITS
7. DEMOLITION CHARGES
8. FIM-92 STINGERS
9. FGM-148 JAVELINS
(a) MINE DETECTORS: Squad and Fireteam Leaders should use mine detectors at all times due to the risk of anti-personnel mines and IED.
(b) DEFUSAL KITS: For defusing explosives noted above (Rangers only).
(c) DEMOLITION CHARGES: M112 Demolition Blocks for destroying enemy caches and other targets as needed (Rangers only).
(d) FIM-92 STINGERS: For destroying enemy aircraft.
(e) FGM-148 JAVELINS: For destroying enemy armor.
Chain Of Command
(a) MISSION: WAREAGLE 6 / WAREAGLE 5 / WAREAGLE 9
(b) GROUND ELEMENTS: WIDOWMAKER 7 / GRIFFIN 6
(c) CLOSE AIR SUPPORT: WAREAGLE 6 / WIDOWMAKER 6 / GRIFFIN 6
(d) AIR ELEMENTS : FALCON 6 / FALCON 7
(a) GROUND-TO-AIR: FREQ LR CH 60/61/62
(b) COMPANY NET: 152 CH 30
(c) PLATOON NET: 152 CH 31/32
(d) SQUAD NET: 152 CH 110/120/130/140/150/210/220
(e) CONVOY NET: FREQ LR CH 33/34
This week's AO: