combat support troops

combat support troops

Those units or organizations whose primary mission is to furnish operational assistance for the combat elements. See also troops.
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He emphasized that the drawdown would be gradual and in its initial phases would involve "headquarters and combat service support troops, as well as combat support troops.
both combat troops and combat support troops as well as combat service
Changing the way we develop combat support troops will help clarify these differences by properly identifying the dog and the tail; it will also allow much more effective delivery of support effects such as C4ISR.
Combat support troops from the Territorial Army, the Navy and the RAF have been heavily preparing to spend the next three months in the Middle East where they will treat the wounded from a base in Camp Bastion - just 50km from the front line.

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