high-risk-of-capture personnel

high-risk-of-capture personnel

US personnel whose position or assignment makes them particularly vulnerable to capture by hostile forces in combat, by terrorists, or by unfriendly governments. See also hostile; terrorist.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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In their training repertoire, aircrew and other high-risk-of-capture personnel endure arctic training, one of the most physically and mentally strenuous courses.