The officer sending out a patrol should give it instructions on the

following points:

1. Information of the enemy and of friendly supporting troops.

2. The mission of the patrol. This will include the general direction in

which it is to go.

3. How long the patrol is to remain out.

4. Where messages are to be sent.

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