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Military Unit

 

an organizationally independent combat, administrative, or inventory unit of various combat arms in all armed services. The military unit consists of a body of control, combat, specialized, and rear subdivisions; for ex-ample, the regiment consists of battalions (or squadrons), the separate battalion consists of companies, and so on. When each military unit is formed, it is given an all-army name (for example, 3rd Tank Regiment) and a standard name (for ex-ample, military unit 55555). A military unit may be part of the composition of a large unit or subordinate to the Main Command.

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Consequently, in order to have a proper orientation, logistic planning has as starting points the data and information resulting from diagnosing the state of the logistic system at a certain moment and foreseeing the complex activities specific to the logistic domain of the respective military unit at peacetime.
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A military unit was attacked in Turkey's southeastern Hakkari province on the border with Iraq, as a result of which one serviceman was killed and five servicemen were wounded, the Turkish media reported on February1.
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