The lead squad lays down a base of fire while the trail two squads bound.
What does BOF stand for?
BOF stands for Base of Fire (non-maneuver element that provides sustained cover)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
If he established a base of fire before contact (as in bounding overwatch)--and did not inadvertently mask its fire by bounding in front of it--he may be able to use fire and maneuver to break contact.