The officer ordering the reconnaissance prepares orders setting forth the mission of the party. Refer to Panel
2-1. These are typical orders for a reconnaissance party. The items specified will include the location of the area,
the desired data, amount of detail, priority of items (if any), and where, when, and to whom to send the report.
The detailed instructions for a reconnaissance party are contained in _______________________ describing the
________________________ of the party.
(heading; body; authentication block) (2-83)
Refer again to Panel 2-3. This is the reverse side of DA Form 1711-R, containing detailed work estimates for
items reported in the body of the form, and noted in the work estimate column on the front of the form. The work
estimate indicates the amount and type of engineer effort required for construction, repair, or removal of the reported
The reverse side of DA Form 1711-R contains detailed _____________________ ______________________.