Seals are the US equivalent of the Special Boat Squadron and not a loveable fishy endothermic vertebrate.
What does SBR stand for?
SBR stands for Special Boat Squadron (US Navy designation)
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- Military and Government
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We have 225 other meanings of SBR in our Acronym Attic
- Small Business and Revenue (Canada)
- Small Business Reserve Program (Maryland)
- Social/Behavioral Research
- Société Bretonne du Rhododendron (French: Rhododendron Society of Brittany)
- Society for Biological Rhythm
- Society of the Bitter Rose (est. 1998; gaming)
- somatosensory blink response
- Space-Based Radar
- Spawning Biomass Ratio
- Speaker Back Right
Samples in periodicals archive:
SPECIAL BOAT SQUADRON BUSTS PIRATES Underwater demolition team of a Turkish frigate, operating under a joint NATO mission, have captured five Somali pirates in the Gulf of Aden and prevented a possible hijacking.
The navy's special boat squadron sank one vessel belonging to the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) while two others were destroyed by ground troops when they tried to beach, a military spokesman said.
A Special Boat Squadron team led the storming of the kidnappers' hideout in Afghanistan after a tip-off from local officials.
He was captured as a member of the elite Special Boat Squadron on a two-man submarine planting limpet mines on Japanese warships in Singapore harbour.
FROGMEN of the Special Boat Squadron (SBS) to scour waterways.
Members of the Special Boat Squadrons are part of the Royal Marines and are responsible for strategic reconnaissance, sabotage and covert military amphibious operations.
The SAS and Special Boat Squadron have been issued with the rifles, which are equipped with high-powered telescope sights.