During the war, he served as a mortarman, a forward observer, and an infantryman.
What does F/O stand for?
F/O stands for Forward Observer (artillery)
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We have 11 other meanings of F/O in our Acronym Attic
- Food to Microorganism ratio
- Farm-Out (oil & gas)
- Father Of
- Fictional Other (online chat)
- Find Out
- First Officer
- Flight Officer
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Another FO system is the ruggedized handheld computer (RHC) with Forward Observer System (FOS) software and Precision Strike Suite - Special Operations Force (PSS-SOF) mensuration software.
ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] The importance of fire accuracy has caused the role of the forward observer to dramatically increase in significance over the last century.
According to UQM, the RST-V can be equipped for a variety of military applications, including forward observer, forward air control, light strike, reconnaissance, battlefield ambulance and air defense.
If you're using forward observer software (FOS), the "boot disk O: Auto 1" may need to be set differently.
0 million, for the delivery of thermal imaging systems to be integrated into a Forward Observer System (FOS) for the Norwegian and Swedish armed forces.
The 987th Battalion recorded, "The efficiency of artillery units in support of ROK units is almost directly proportional to the number of liaison and forward observer parties used.
As Sagem explained, target data are usually provided by 'external' means such as forward observers or drones operating from a distance so cannot provide metric precision.
However, this same argument is used to dismiss another highly skilled and professional Soldier, the forward observer (FO).
The ability to move allows the forward observer to select observation posts, experience the tactical movements of armour and mechanised infantry or call for and adjust fire as part of a light infantry unit in a Mout environment.