Printer friendly

What does FSO stand for?

FSO stands for Fire Support Officer

This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government

See other definitions of FSO

Other Resources:
We have 140 other meanings of FSO in our Acronym Attic

Samples in periodicals archive:

In his previous assignments, he was the Executive Officer (XO) for 3d Battalion, 82 Field Artillery (3-82 FA), 1st Cavalry Division, at Fort Hood, Texas, and also the battalion's S3 during Operation Desert Strike in 1996 in Iraq; Fire Support Officer (FSO) for 2nd Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division; a Battery Commander in 1-7 FA, 1st Infantry Division, in Bosnia; and a Platoon Fire Direction Officer (FDO) for 2-3 FA, 1st Armored Division, in Germany and in the Gulf for Operation Desert Storm.
In previous assignments, he was the Fires and Effects Planner for the 3rd Division; Battery Commander, Assistant S3 and S4 in 1-27 FA (Multiple-Launch Rocket System), V Corps Artillery, Germany; and XO and Company Fire Support Officer (FSO) in 3-320 FA, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Kentucky.
This is a system developed by the Fire Support Software Engineering Division, Communications and Electronics Command (CECOM), located at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, to be the primary support for FOs, fire support teams (FISTs), FA commanders, fire support officers (FSOs) and survey teams in their mission areas.