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What does BUORD stand for?

BUORD stands for Bureau of Ordnance


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Army Bureau of Ordnance, Raritan Arsenal, Metuchen, NJ (1948-1950); graduate teaching assistant, Department of Biology, BGSU at Bowling Green (1951-1954); high school biology instructor, Fremont (OH) City schools (1954-1965); supervisor of student training, BGSU at Bowling Green (1955-1965); part-time instructor in biology, Fremont and Sandusky branches, BGSU (1959-1965); research fellow, U.
10 September 1959: The Bureau of Aeronautics is merged with the Bureau of Ordnance to become the new Bureau of Naval Weapons.
He had, however, wanted to contribute to the war effort in some way, and for a while had worked for the US Navy's Bureau of Ordnance, for which he received the princely sum of 25 dollars a day.
During World War II, he was chief of the Bureau of Ordnance of the Navy from 1941 to 1943, and then commander of Amphibious Group No.
Navy Bureau of Ordnance to develop a solid propellant system, ARCITE, that formed the basis for the development and production of sounding rockets, auxiliary rockets for ballistic missiles and space vehicles, and propulsion systems for tactical guided missiles.