port operations group


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port operations group

A task-organized unit, located at the seaport of embarkation and/or debarkation under the control of the landing force support party and/or combat service support element, that assists and provides support in the loading and/or unloading and staging of personnel, supplies, and equipment from shipping. Also called POG. See also combat service support element; landing force support party; task organization.
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The 837th Transportation Battalion ensured that containers had working radio frequency identification tags and were staged properly according to weight, compatibility, and consignee by the port operations group soldiers.
Blanton said he particularly valued the opportunity to work jointly with the ROK Port Operations Group.
The exercise also brings the importance of the functions of the Port Operations Group (POG) to the fore in the minds of the Korean military planners.
The 599th Trans Group and the ROKA Port Operations Group worked in a combined environment to execute the efficient use of stevedores, equipment, port facilities, coastal shipping and other assets to ensure throughput of cargo, said Which Wilson, 599th Deputy Assistant Chief of Staff for Operations.