Joel Rubenstein notes: "The medical corps of both armies were fairly well organized with a large number of surgeons and men assisting as nurses, litter bearers and ambulance drivers.
What does LB stand for?
LB stands for Litter Bearer
This definition appears somewhat frequently
See other definitions of LB
We have 48 other meanings of LB in our Acronym Attic
- Light Bomber
- Light Bulb
- Lightbringer (World of Warcraft US server)
- Limited Base
- Limp Bizkit (band)
- Line Booster
- Line Brother
- Linux Based
- Liquid Broth
Samples in periodicals archive:
The combat medic was established during World War II--prior to that enlisted medical personnel served as hospital stewards or litter bearers.
On the main deck, litter bearers bring patients to the casualty receiving (CASREC) area after they are unloaded from helicopters on the flight deck.
Congolese forces that participated in the exercise included doctors, nurses and litter bearers from various units, as well as the Medical Immediate Response Unit.
lt;pre> Throughout the day attempts were made to evacuate all wounded, but such action was hampered by heavy shell fire along the trail, several litter bearers and litter-borne casualties being further wounded or killed.