- Scout Platoon -- ATP 3-20.98 (DEC 2019)

Scout Platoon -- ATP 3-20.98 (DEC 2019)

ATP 3-20.98 provides the framework and tactical employment principles and techniques for scout platoons of the Cavalry troops in brigade combat teams, including combined arms, Infantry, and Stryker Infantry battalions. The principal audiences are platoon leaders, platoon sergeants, section sergeants, and squad leaders. It also applies to Cavalry troop and squadron commanders and staff and maneuver battalion commanders as well as instructors charged with teaching reconnaissance and security operations.

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