noncombat

noncombat

(ˌnɒnˈkɒmbæt)
adj
(Military) not involved in or intended for combat
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Brian Steel Wills (professor of history, Kennesaw State University) presents Inglorious Passage: Noncombat Deaths in the American Civil War, a scholarly study drawing upon letters, diaries, obituaries, and more primary sources to examine a rarely discussed phenomenon of the American Civil War--mortality from noncombat deaths.
Gen Restituto Padilla confirmed this, saying they asked the US military for noncombat assistance because the Philippines did not have adequate surveillance equipment.
The majority of patients in Afghanistan were due to noncombat related trauma and medical/congenital conditions.
This study of the British Army during the Napoleonic Wars demonstrates the effect of daily life details, such as illness and noncombat deaths of men and horses, on the outcomes of military campaigns.
recruited women for noncombat work to free up men for combat duty (see p.
Their mission was to fly noncombat missions to free up male pilots to fly overseas.
Ray Odierno said in BaghdadAathat most of theAa96,000 soldiers currently in Iraq will remain there through May, when the military will start scaling down to 50,000 noncombat troops by the Obama administration's deadline at the start of September.
However, during a delay period before the cognitive memory challenge, participants were shown random images of combat or noncombat (neutral) scenes.
However, during a delay period before the cognitive memory challenge, subjects were shown random images of combat or noncombat (neutral) scenes.
The company "is stepping up its role considerably" in the fuel-saving routing system the Air Force uses for noncombat flights, CEO Matt Ginsberg said.
died Friday in Baghdad as a result of a noncombat training mission, the Defense Department said yesterday.
The special law requires the Self-Defense Forces to carry out their missions in noncombat zones and bans the SDF from using force and threat in its activities.