ANSWER KEY AND FEEDBACK
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The BOS are the major functions occurring on the battlefield, performed by the
force to successfully execute operations (page 2-1, Introduction).
Combat service support.
The combat service support BOS is directed toward support to sustain forces
(page 2-3, para 2b(7)).
These functions specify what the force does on the battlefield rather than how the
force does it or when (page 2-2, para 2a).
The fire support BOS uses target acquisition data, indirect fire weapons, armed
aircraft (less attack helicopters) against ground targets in support of maneuver
forces (page 2-2, para 2b(2)).
The intelligence BOS is directed toward acquiring knowledge of the enemy,
weather, and geographical features (page 2-3, para 2b(5)).