evacuation control ship
In an amphibious operation, a ship designated as a control point for landing craft, amphibious vehicles, and helicopters evacuating casualties from the beaches. Medical personnel embarked in the evacuation control ship effect distribution of casualties throughout the attack force in accordance with ship

Military dictionary. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • evacuation control ship — evakuacijos valdymo laivas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Jūrų desanto operacijų metu – laivas, skiriamas išlaipinimo laivams, desantinėms transporto priemonėms ir sraigtasparniams, kurie nuo kranto evakuos sužeistuosius, valdyti. Valdymo… …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Evacuation of East Prussia — Part of World War II …   Wikipedia

  • Evacuation Day (New York) — Following the American Revolution, Evacuation Day on November 25 marks the day in 1783 when the last vestige of British authority in the United States mdash; its troops in New York mdash; departed from Manhattan. [However, British troops still… …   Wikipedia

  • bâtiment contrôleur d’évacuation sanitaire — evakuacijos valdymo laivas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Jūrų desanto operacijų metu – laivas, skiriamas išlaipinimo laivams, desantinėms transporto priemonėms ir sraigtasparniams, kurie nuo kranto evakuos sužeistuosius, valdyti. Valdymo… …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Landing Ship, Tank — A Canadian LST off loads an M4 Sherman during the Allied invasion of Sicily in 1943. Landing Ship, Tank (LST) was the military designation for naval vessels created during World War II to support amphibious operations by carrying significant… …   Wikipedia

  • Flight and evacuation of German civilians during the end of World War II — Plans to evacuate German population from the occupied territories in Central and Eastern Europe and from Eastern Germany were prepared by German authorities at the end of World War II. However, the evacuation in most of the areas was delayed… …   Wikipedia

  • Finnish coastal defence ship Väinämöinen — Väinämöinen was a Finnish coastal defence ship, the sister ship of the Finnish Navy s flagship Ilmarinen and also the first ship of her class. She was built at the Crichton Vulcan shipyard in Turku and was launched in 1932. Väinämöinen , as well… …   Wikipedia

  • Coastal defence ship — The Finnish coastal defence ship Väinämöinen, one of the last examples of the type. Coastal defence ships (sometimes called coastal battleships or coast defence ships) were warships built for the purpose of coastal defence, mostly during the… …   Wikipedia

  • Amphibious assault ship — Six of the U.S. Navy s assault ships in formation; lead ship and the ship seen to its left are Tarawa class, all others are Wasp class An amphibious assault ship (also referred to as a commando carrier or an amphibious assault carrier) is a type… …   Wikipedia

  • Cyclone class patrol ship — In 1990, the Navy awarded a contract to Bollinger Machine Shop and Shipyard of Lockport, LA for construction of eight Patrol Coastal (PC) ships based on the Vosper Thornycroft Patrol Craft hull design. A follow on contract for five additional… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”