Transient Forces Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
1.) Forces that pass or stage through, or base temporarily within, the operational area of another command but are not under its operational control.
- see also force
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: personnel
Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Term sourced from JP 1: Doctrine for the Armed Forces of the United States, updated March 2013 View source document
This term is marked as active and was last updated in 2015
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