mortuary affairs


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mortuary affairs

Covers the search for, recovery, identification, preparation, and disposition of remains of persons for whom the Services are responsible by status and Executive Order. See also joint mortuary affairs office.
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It provides continual, sustainable, global mortuary affairs support for the Department of Defense.
Returning home, Justice applied to study mortuary affairs at the closest university, which was 2 1/2 hours away.
Lisa Leppo, a forensic anthropologist assigned to the Joint Mortuary Affairs Center at Fort Lee, Va.
sent to the nearest mortuary affairs collection point (MACP)," (20) the SCMO is now required to "hand deliver" personal property to the MACP (21) within seventy-two hours of the incident (22) unless operational or safety concerns preclude meeting that standard.
Mortuary affairs office officials say they will help facilitate a meeting if a family indicates that it would like to talk with the media.
The Air Force and Navy culinary schools will relocate there, and a joint military mortuary affairs center will be established there.
Amico, a Nichols College graduate and West Roxbury native, is currently assigned to the Casualty and Mortuary Affairs Operations Center in Alexandria, Va.
They put the veterinarian hospital on the outskirts of the base, right next to mortuary affairs,'' she said.
The family found closure when DPMO Mortuary Affairs Specialist Paul A.
Twenty-one tasks ranging from ethical decision making to mortuary affairs support will be delivered via TRADOC-developed distance learning.
We have a mortuary affairs team on its way to the site.