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What does OB stand for?

OB stands for Oberkommando (German: High Command)

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government

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Samples in periodicals archive:

Schlussbesprechung des Kriegsspiele-B-des Oberkommando der Kriegsmarine 1937/38 durch den Flottenchef am 12.
The original dispatch from the office of the Oberkommando der Wehrmacht contained a private letter from Abelard's field officer to his next of kin.
At the Oberkommando der Wehrmacht, a heated confrontation between General Halder and Field Marshal von Brauchitsch on the one side and Hitler, feebly supported by his yes men Keitel and Jodl on the other, ended with Hitler hysterically screaming: 'I order that all advance panzer formations are brought back to the Kanallinie.