After Action Report

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PAVILION AFTER ACTION REPORT TEMPLATE 20210115.DOCX
Use this memorandum of record format to write action-oriented reports to help improve future missions.

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Check with your unit to ensure there are no local templates that should be used instead.

An after action report (AAR) documents a unit's actions for historical purposes and provides key observations and lessons learned. It is written after a combat operation, training or other event. Consider using a template like this one to capture the important details for your report. This template includes:

  • General Information
  • Topics
    • Address each using the Observation-Discussion-Recommendation format
  • Conclusion
  • Point of Contact
  • Signature Block

See How to Write an After Action Report for more details.

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