combat loading


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combat loading

[′käm‚bat ‚lōd·iŋ]
(ordnance)
The division of military cargo into categories for loading aboard ships.
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To speed the deployment and maximize space in sea transports, the British Army and Royal Marines loaded equipment administratively with "no combat loading or accountability for what items went on which ships," requiring the British Task Force to stop and reconfigure equipment half way to the Falklands.

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