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reg366
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Message Posted: Mar 21, 2009 12:27:18 AM

Name anything or anybody related to any branch of the military,try to keep it alphabetical.
I'll get it started with
Army

[Edited by: reg366 at 3/21/2009 12:29:10 AM EST]
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eastie
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military police
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Lobscouse

A stew consisting of meat, vegetables and hardtack.
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KNIGHT - a medieval warrior who wore armor that covered most of his body.

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eastie
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Jeep
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IED -- improvised explosive device
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Hell Week
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Glacis

A (slippery) slope running down from a parapet to the ground, so as to expose attackers to fire from the ramparts. French for "slippery place".
AmericanInGTA
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FRAGMENTATION GRENADE - an anti-personnel explosive device that propels tiny metal objects in all directions when it detonates. Once the safety pin is removed and the handle released, a delay of a few seconds allows a soldier time to throw the device at the enemy before it explodes.

[Edited by: AmericanInGTA at 3/30/2015 10:06:19 PM EST]
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enlisted man
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Damn The Torpedoes

(Mines) Attributed to Admiral Farragut when running past Forts Gains, Morgan, Ala 5 Aug'64 in the battle of Mobile Bay
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cannon
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Battalion
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A-Bomb
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Y missed Yeoman
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Zahm, louis

Germany, Union Officer, Bvt. B.Gen
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X-Ray
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warrant officer
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VFA - designation for a military aviation fighter-attack squadron. They serve a dual role by fighting air targets as well as attacking ground targets.
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USAF
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TOC
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Sapper

The soldier who digs trenches, repairs fortifications, etc.
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Redlegs
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quay
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P-51 mustang
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Since "N" was skipped

NAPALM = an inflammable chemical that is primarily used to attack well hidden and fortified enemies, as well as to burn natural camouflage that could hide the enemy.
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officer of the day (OD)
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E-7
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MRE
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Limber

A two-wheeled cart, bearing an ammunition chest, used for drawing a gun carriage, caisson, wagon, or forge
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K-Rations
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jeep
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"Infernal Machines"

Term used to refer to land or sea mines, torpedoes, concealed bombs, or incendiary devices...
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HASHMARKS - cloth stripes worn on the sleeves of military uniforms that indicates years of military service. Worn by all the armed forces except for the Air Force, who issues a ribbon instead of stripes.

[Edited by: AmericanInGTA at 3/23/2015 3:01:02 PM EST]
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garrison
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frigate
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Elevating Screw

Large, turning screw on which the breech of the cannon rests...Turning the screw changes the cannon's elevation....
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DUFFLEBAG - a long cylindrical travel bag, made from a dark green heavy duty canvas material, that is used to carry or store uniforms, civilian clothes and other personal items. Also can refer to the white cloth bags that are used for laundry items.
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Captain
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Brigadier General
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Aide-de-Camp

Attendant of a general officer who receives and bears orders, etc.
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ZOOMIE - nickname for members of the Air Force

[Edited by: AmericanInGTA at 3/21/2015 7:03:57 PM EST]
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Yes, SIR
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xin loi
a Vietnamese idiom meaning "sorry about that"
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W -- WAVES ... a World War II division of the United States Naval Reserve, that consisted entirely of women
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V-2 Rocket
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unconventional warfare

[Edited by: navy1954 at 3/20/2015 3:57:13 PM EST]
AmericanInGTA
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TECHNICAL SERGEANT - a former enlisted rank in the Army and Marine Corps, and a current enlisted rank in the Air Force.
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Salvo
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Regiment
AmericanInGTA
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QUICK REACTION FORCE - a military combat unit that is fully equipped and staffed to respond to any threat or emergency within minutes.

[Edited by: AmericanInGTA at 3/19/2015 3:04:33 PM EST]
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PFC
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