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What does FS stand for?

FS stands for Forward Support

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The Army Combined Arms Support Command is asking current and former commanders, staffs, and leaders of brigade support battalions (BSBs) and forward support companies (FSCs) to help identify the collective tasks that should be emphasized under major combat operations conditions.
US Army National Guard E-429th Forward Support Company 429th Brigade Support Battalion Reanoke, Virginia Echo Company "Red Dragons" National Guard unit stationed in Roanoke, VA, conducts a peace time mission of providing all classes of supply to the 1-116th Infantry Battalion located in Lynchburg, VA.
The word "defend" represents the combat mission of resisting, containing, and defeating the enemy in the rear area to secure forward support and command and control elements that are needed to sustain and win the main battle.