order of battle
Date: 1702 1. the disposition of troops or ships ready for combat 2. a tabular compilation of units, commanders, equipment, and their locations in a theater of operation

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  • Order of battle — Order Or der, n. [OE. ordre, F. ordre, fr. L. ordo, ordinis. Cf. {Ordain}, {Ordinal}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Regular arrangement; any methodical or established succession or harmonious relation; method; system; as: (a) Of material things, like the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Order of battle — In modern use, the order of battle is the identification, command structure, strength, and disposition of personnel, equipment, and units of an armed force participating in field operations. Various abbreviations are in use, including OOB, O/B,… …   Wikipedia

  • order of battle — 1. : a particular disposition of troops or ships made in preparation for combat 2. : a tabular compilation by unit showing organization, commanders, movements, and other details over an extended time * * * order of battle noun Arrangement of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • order of battle — kovos rikiuotė statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Bet kokių karinių pajėgų pajėgumų, valdymo struktūros nustatymas ir karių, padalinių, technikos išdėstymas. atitikmenys: angl. order of battle pranc. ordre de bataille …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • order of battle — the units, formations, and equipment of a military force. → order …   English new terms dictionary

  • order of battle — The identification, strength, command structure, and disposition of the personnel, units, and equipment of any military force. Also called OB; OOB …   Military dictionary

  • order of battle — total of the units and division is under the command of a headquarters …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Order of Battle Tianjin–Pukou Railway Operation — Japan 2nd Army – General Toshizō Nishio ( left early Oct. 37),[1] [6] 10th Division (Motorized Square Division)– Gen Rensuke Isogai [6][7] arrived early September) ** 8th Infantry Brigade 39th Infantry Regiment 40th Infantry Regiment 33rd… …   Wikipedia

  • Order of battle for Amoy Operation — May 10 12, 1938 Japan Amoy Operation May 10 12, 1938 [1] 5th Fleet Vice Admiral Koichi Shiozawa [5] 9th Sentai  ? Myōkō [heavy cruiser][2] Armament: 10–20 cm/50cal gun (2x5), 8 12.7 cm/40cal AA gun (2x4), 4 13.2mm AA, 8–61 cm… …   Wikipedia

  • Battle of Saipan order of battle — is a description of the major ground combat formations that participated in the Battle of Saipan during World War II. The battle took place between June 15 and July 9, 1944.Imperial Japanese Army* HQ, 31st Army mdash; Lieutenant General Saito… …   Wikipedia

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