This is what I was trying and failing to say in my above post.tehroc said:Your best bet would to wound the other soldiers also. Wounded soldiers cost resources that add to attrition far more then dead ones do. Ideally you shoot to maim not to kill.
DTWolfwood said:if they have a big red cross on them, no
otherwise i believe it is the point to kill them in war. So i would shoot them in the open.
Do the front-line sniper thing, wounding an enemy is much better than outright killing them. Especially in a squad. 1 guy wounded incapacitates 3 men.