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Sick Leadership

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Sick Leadership

The dysentery racking my body was taking a toll but the team needed to be briefed and my assistant section leader was more than capable of taking charge of the patrol. However, it required me taking the time to share the plan with the team. I laid out the situation and mission and called on the team leaders to walk through their various roles. Each member knew their job and what needed to happen. At least, that was the last thought that shot through my mind as I teetered back and forth in a haze.

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