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Term Source: JP 4-06 (Mortuary Affairs) ?

1.) In mortuary affairs, the status of any human remains until a positive identification has been determined. Used interchangeably with tentative identification.

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In the United States, military vocabulary is standardized by the Department of Defence. These terms are used by the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps.

Term Classification: logistics


Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

Term sourced from JP 4-06: Mortuary Affairs, updated October 2011 View source document

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