Lance Corporal Jonathan Salem from Moreton, Wirral is serving in Forward Operating Base (FOB) Shawqat, Afghanistan.
What does FOB stand for?
FOB stands for Forward Operating Base
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- Military and Government
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We have 105 other meanings of FOB in our Acronym Attic
- Foot of Bed
- Foot Of Bill
- Foot Over Bridge (railway stations)
- Forbes Field (Topeka, Kansas airport code)
- Ford of Britain (Ford Motor Company; UK)
- Foreign Object
- Foreign-Owned Bank
- Forum Odpowiedzialnego Biznesu (Polish: Responsible Business Forum)
- Forward Observation Battalion
- Forward Observer Bombardment
Samples in periodicals archive:
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.
2-mile marathon challenge at Forward Operating Base Shawqat, in the Nad-e Ali area of Helmand province on Christmas Eve.
The attacks, which happened Saturday morning, were led against Forward Operating Base Salerno and Forward Operating Base Chapman, ISAF said.