Chief Of Staff Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
chief of staff
Term Source: JP 3-33 (Joint Task Force Headquarters) ?
1.) The senior or principal member or head of a staff who acts as the controlling member of a staff for purposes of the coordination of its work or to exercise command in anothers name.
- also called COS
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: operations
Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Term sourced from JP 3-33: Joint Task Force Headquarters, updated July 2012 View source document
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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