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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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AmericanInGTA
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NIKE - an anti-aircraft Army missile system that was active from the 1950's through the 1970's. These missle sites were spread out all over America. When I lived in the USA, there used to be one missle site just two miles from my home even though I lived far away from any military base.


[Edited by: AmericanInGTA at 10/19/2014 7:45:45 PM EST]
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MP
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Line Charge
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Kansan SNB-1
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JOINT TASK FORCE - a formation or operation involving more than one of the Armed Forces (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard)
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I Corps
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Harrier, VTOL jump jet
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Gedunk - a Navy nickname for snack foods (candy, ice cream, etc.)
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F4F Wildcat
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Ensign
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destroyer
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Claymore
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Butter Bar - a nickname given to all Army Second Lieutenants because their rank insignia (a gold colored bar) resembles a bar of butter.



[Edited by: AmericanInGTA at 10/17/2014 5:27:04 PM EST]
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Admiral
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ZI (zone ofthe interior, continental US)
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XU SHUZHENG - a Chinese Northwest Frontier Defense Army commander from the early 20th century.
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Whiskey class submarine
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Victory
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Uniform
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Technical Sergeant.

That one always amused me.
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squadron
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radio
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Quartermaster
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PMS = a Planned Maintenance System program used by the Navy that identifies daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly, semi-annual and annual procedures that are to be performed on shipboard equipment to minimize breakdowns and keep them working efficiently. It has also been called a Preventive Maintenance System.



[Edited by: AmericanInGTA at 10/16/2014 4:54:07 AM EST]
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ORI -- Operational Readiness Inspection
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NAAF Naval Auxiliary Airfield
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MP
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liberator (B-24)
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K-bar
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JOINT TASK FORCE 2 is an elite special operations unit in the Canadian Forces (military) that is trained to deal with counter-terrorism operations.
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INDIA
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fort
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ETS = Estimated Time of Separation or the amount of time they have left in the military
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Delta Btry
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Catapult shot
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battalion
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Artillery
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ZNN non-rigid training airship
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Y-axis
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uh-oh, someone missed "W"

WHITE PHOSPHORUS - a chemical added to shells, rockets and bombs that produces a thick white smoke that is used to signal or screen objects from being seen. The intense burning that it generates can destroy troops and equipment and cannot not be extinguished with water.



[Edited by: AmericanInGTA at 10/13/2014 2:41:25 AM EST]
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xmtr - transmitter
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veteran
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Uniform
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Since "T" should follow "S", then

TIGERSTRIPE - a camouflage pattern used in combat fatigue uniforms that resembles the stripe pattern of a tiger. It is worn primarily by ground troops fighting in jungles and was common in the Vietnam War.
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Sergeant (Sgt)
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recon
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