Group Definition -


Term Source: JP 3-33 (Joint Task Force Headquarters) ?

1.) A number of ships and/or aircraft, normally a subdivision of a force, assigned for a specific purpose.

2.) A long-standing functional organization that is formed to support a broad function within a joint force commander's headquarters.

3.) A flexible administrative and tactical unit composed of either two or more battalions or two or more squadrons.

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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: 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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