Hall's second deployment was to FOB Pasab, where she served as the civil affairs officer and as team leader for the Army's Female Engagement Teams.
What does FET stand for?
FET stands for Female Engagement Team (US Marine Corps)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Transition to the Female Engagement Teams (FET) in Afghanistan.
To bridge the cultural gap with the Afghan people, the Army's new female engagement teams helped relieve male medics from treating or conversing with the local Afghan females unless the situation threatened life, limb, or eyesight.
When Female Engagement Teams (FETs) go out on patrol in Afghan villages, they are fully armed with guns, helmets and body armour.
Regional Command Southwest Press Room, Female Engagement Team (USMC), http:// regionalcommandsouthwest.
Bennett is currently president and CEO of multimillion-dollar construction company Fidelis Design Construction and Cpl Oliver currently serves on the Marine Corps's Female Engagement Team.
The 48 women in the US Army's Female Engagement Team help with nonmilitary operations such as medical visits and educational programmes.
One example was the use of female engagement teams in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, where the female patrol units would engage and speak with female Afghans, as it is against the culture for Afghan women to speak with men.