assault shipping
Shipping assigned to the amphibious task force and utilized for transporting assault troops, vehicles, equipment, and supplies to the objective area.

Military dictionary. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • assault shipping — atakos laivai statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Laivai, priskirti jūrų desanto pajėgoms ir naudojami operacijoje dalyvaujantiems kariams, transporto priemonėms, įrangai ir atsargoms transportuoti į desantavimo rajoną. atitikmenys: angl. assault …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 3rd Assault Amphibian Battalion — Infobox Military Unit unit name= 3rd Assault Amphibian Battalion caption= 3rd AABn s Insignia dates= September 16, 1942 present country=United States allegiance= branch=USMC type= Assault Amphibian Battalion role= Amphibious assault size=Over… …   Wikipedia

  • 4th Assault Amphibian Battalion — Infobox Military Unit unit name= 4th Assault Amphibian Battalion caption= 4th AAV s Insignia dates= August 19, 1943 present country=United States allegiance= branch=USMC type= Mechanized battalion role= Amphibious assault size= command… …   Wikipedia

  • Amphibious Assault Vehicle — Infobox Weapon name=AAVP 7A1 caption=US Marine Corps AAV in Fallujah, Iraq origin=flag|United States type=Armoured personnel carrier designer=FMC Corporation manufacturer=FMC Corporation design date= production date=1972 is vehicle=yes service=… …   Wikipedia

  • 2nd Assault Amphibian Battalion — Infobox Military Unit unit name= 2nd Assault Amphibian Battalion caption= 2nd AAV s Insignia dates= March 18, 1942 present country=United States allegiance= branch=USMC type= Mechanized battalion role= Amphibious assault size= command… …   Wikipedia

  • amphibious shipping — Organic Navy ships specifically designed to transport, land, and support landing forces in amphibious assault operations and capable of being loaded or unloaded by naval personnel without external assistance in the amphibious objective area …   Military dictionary

  • follow-up shipping — Ships not originally a part of the amphibious task force but which deliver troops and supplies to the objective area after the assault phase has begun …   Military dictionary

  • Military history of the United Kingdom during World War II — Periods and eras in English history Anglo Saxon period (927–1066) Norman period …   Wikipedia

  • USS Farenholt (DD-491) — The second USS Farenholt (DD 491) was a Benson class destroyer in the United States Navy during World War II. She was named for Oscar Walter Farenholt. Farenholt was launched 19 November 1941 by Bethlehem Steel Company, Staten Island, New York;… …   Wikipedia

  • USS Columbia (CL-56) — The sixth USS Columbia (CL 56) was a Cleveland class light cruiser of the United States Navy. She was launched 17 December 1941 by New York Shipbuilding Corp., Camden, N.J.; sponsored by Miss J. A. Paschal; and commissioned 29 July 1942, Captain… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

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