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Define Mission Command (Describe)

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After commanders visualize an operation, they describe it to their staffs and subordinates to facilitate a shared understanding and purpose.

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Explain Mission Command (Describe)

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Commanders describe their visualization in doctrinal terms, refining and clarifying it, as circumstances require.

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Commanders Express Their Visualization in terms of

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Commanders Intent
Planning guidance, including and operational approach
Commanders Critical Information Requirements
Essential Elements of Friendly Information

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Elaborate on the Mission Command (Describe)

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During planning, commanders ensure subordinates understand their visualization well enough to being course of action development. During execution, commanders describe modification to their visualization in updated planning guidance and directives resulting in fragmentary orders that adjust the original order.