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[LRS units were] designed tobe bigger, more mobile, and capable of operating over larger areas than the typical
infantry rie company.
Fox Company teams operated with ease in remote, mountainousterrain that would have defeated the vehicles, line-of-sight radios,and back muscles of conventional