Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
Sgt Blanthorn

OPORD Op SEA LION IV 242000ZFEB19

Recommended Posts

OPERATION ORDER

TO: SILBOT, LT, OC, A COY 2 PARA BN

FROM: HICKS, R, MAJ

PRIORITY: IMMEDIATE

SUBJECT: Operation SEA LION IV 242000ZFEB19
 

+++++++++++++++BEGINS+++++++++++++++

I. PRELIMS

Time: 1600L

Climate: temperate: foggy at dusk and dawn; warm and sunny during the day.

METAR: slightly cloudy, good visibility. More cloud forming by 1800L.

Current position: AIR STATION MIKE-26, AGIOS EFSTRATIOS

 

TASK ORG:

0A - Lt Silbot

0B - Sgt Blanthorn

41A - Cpl Scarle

 

II. GROUND

Windswept mediterranean island; dusty ground with patches of foliage. Many valleys dotted with sparse woodland, with few roads and settlements.

MAP DATA:

O3Nl4oD.jpg

III. SITUATION

We have captured AIR STATION MIKE-26 and consolidated our position there. B and C Coy are holding in blocking positions along the 039 NORTHING. SATINT shows that equipment is being brought to the island via a suspected AIRBASE in GR 064 063.

The aircraft carrier CHARLES DE GAULLE (CDG) has moved EAST to GR 104 930 due to AA threat from STRATIS AIRBASE.

 

ENEMY FORCES

Strength: The HELLENIC ARMED FORCES had two companies stationed on the island. The total population of the island is approximately 300. From the forces we have encountered, J2 estimates that there may be one or two EN BATALLIONS remaining on the island.

Morale: assessed as moderate after heavy losses.

Small arms: Eastern Bloc.

Heavy weapons: Some RPGs and HMGs.

Vehicles: presumed limited.

Aircraft: presumed limited.

Air threat: STRATIS AIRBASE is believed to have ADVANCED AA CAPABILITY.

Mine threat: low.

 

FRIENDLY FORCES

B and C Coy hold the ridgeline along the 039 NORTHING.

JHC are operating ISTARs and CAS from CDG, holding at GR 104 930.

Unknown numbers of HELLENIC ARMED FORCES still loyal to the Greek government.

Unknown numbers of civilians who have taken up arms against the ENEMY FORCES.

 

IV. MISSION

We are to launch an assault on OBJECTIVE ALPHA, KAMINO FIRING RANGE, GR 064 053. We will DESTROY any enemy MATERIEL we find.

 

V. EXECUTION

JHC will perform ISTARs on OBJ ALPHA and the surrounding areas.

We will conduct an assault NE through the forest. Detailed orders will follow at O-Group.

LOE is the 042 EASTING.

 

VI. ROE

Card BRAVO: armed militiary-aged males in militiary clothing may be engaged at will in pursuit of valid military objectives. You must still identify yourselves to anyone in civilian clothing, armed or otherwise.

 

VII. CSS

i. Dress: CEFO, MTP and PPE.

ii. Equipment: AT and demolition charges to be carried, rest as per SOP.

iii. Weapons: As per SOP

iv. Ammo: As per SOP

v. Meds/CMT: extraction to MIKE-26 by foot, quad bike, or Foxhound. Casualties to be patched up in field as far as possible. Extraction to CDG is not possible until AA threat has been neutralised.

 

IIX. COMMAND AND SIGNAL

i. Command: Lt Silbot (0/A), Sgt Blanthorn (0/B), Cpl Sullivan (1/1/C).

ii. Signals: 148/152 channels: 1 Plt net channel 1, Logistics net channel 3, Flight net channel 7.

iii. Challenge/response: MIKE INDIA / ALPHA ROMEO

iv. Timings:

O-Group: 1945Z

H-Hour: 2000Z


 

+++++++++++++++++ENDS+++++++++++++++++

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
Sign in to follow this  

×
×
  • Create New...