Pre-Battle Formations

Pre-battle formation

Pre-battle formations are transitions from march formations to attack formations.  These transitions are drilled at the unit and sub-unit level.  These drilled transitions facilitate tactical momentum, and command and control.

The following templates were taken from U.S. Army Field Manual 100-2-1 (1984).  Left clicking on the images will expand them into new windows.

pre-battle formations


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MRC pre-battle


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