operational casualty

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Noun1.operational casualty - loss of military equipment in field operations
equipment casualty, damage - loss of military equipment
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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Three days later he was dead, the first operational casualty of Fighter Command.
The Union Home Minister said the Government is considering giving 'Operational Casualty Certificates' to Paramilitary Forces on the lines of Battle casualties in the Armed Forces which will entitle families of those CAPF jawans who die during border battle or in action against militants or terrorists to several benefits.

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