combat loading


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combat loading

The arrangement of personnel and the stowage of equipment and supplies in a manner designed to conform to the anticipated tactical operation of the organization embarked. Each individual item is stowed so that it can be unloaded at the required time. See also loading.
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Tenders are invited for Roller Conveyor For Combat Loading
To speed the deployment and maximize space in sea transports, the British Army and Royal Marines loaded equipment administratively with "no combat loading or accountability for what items went on which ships," requiring the British Task Force to stop and reconfigure equipment half way to the Falklands.

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