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What does FOB stand for?

FOB stands for Forward Operating Base

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  • Military and Government

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An MoD spokesman said: "The onward delivery of goodwill parcels to forward operating bases necessitates additional re-supply flights and convoys which places service personnel at additional risk in what is already a difficult and dangerous operating environment.
Later, the MoD announced the death of a soldier from 28 Engineer Regiment, attached to 21 Engineer Regiment at Forward Operating Base Shawqat, Helmand province.
Mae Martin of Marlboro, has returned to the United States after being deployed overseas at a forward operating base to serve in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
Captain Bowers commanded a small team responsible for the training and development of the national army based in Forward Operating Base Ouellette in Nahr-e Saraj in Helmand Province, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) said.