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GLOSSARY

ABBREVIATIONS AND ACRONYMS

AIDS acquired immunodeficiency syndrome

AMEDDC&S Army Medical Department Center and School

AR Army Regulation

attn attention

AWOL absent without leave

BAS battalion aid station

C4I command, control, communications, computers and intelligence

CAARNG California Army National Guard

CIP Command Information Program

COHORT cohesion, operational readiness training

COMMZ communications zone

CONOPS continuous operations

CONUS continental United States

CSS combat service support

DA Department of the Army

DNBI disease and nonbattle injuries

DOW died of wounds

DSM III-R Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Third Edition, Revised

EPW enemy prisoner(s) of war

FID Foreign Internal Defense

FM field manual

G1 Assistant Chief of Staff (Personnel)

G2 Assistant Chief of Staff (Intelligence)

G3 Assistant Chief of Staff (Operations and Plans)

G4 Assistant Chief of Staff (Logistics)

G5 Assistant Chief of Staff (Civil Affairs)

GTA Graphic Training Aid

HN host nation

IDAD Internal Defense and Development

KIA killed in action

MIA missing in action

MOPP mission-oriented protective posture

MRE meal(s), ready to eat

NBC nuclear, biological, and chemical

NCA national command authority

NCO noncommissioned officer

NCOIC noncommissioned officer in charge

NEO noncombatant evacuation operation

NYDN not yet diagnosed, nervous

PSYOP psychological operations

PTSD post-traumatic stress disorder

PW prisoner(s) of war

R&R rest and recuperation

S1 Adjutant

S2 Intelligence Officer

S3 Operations and Training Officer

S4 Supply Officer

S5 Civil Affairs Officer

SOF special operations forces

SPRINT Special Psychiatric Rapid Intervention Team

STD sexually transmitted dieases

SUSOPS sustained operations

TOE table of organization and equipment

TSOP tactical standing operating procedure

UCMJ Uniform Code of Military Justice

US United States

WIA wounded in action

WWI World War I

WWII World War II



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