The Ordnance Board was responsible for artillery, guns, and other ordnance stores, including ammunition, and engineers.
What does OB stand for?
OB stands for Ordnance Board (US Navy)
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- Military and Government
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We have 18 other meanings of OB in our Acronym Attic
- Operating Budget
- Operation Barnabas
- Operation Battleaxe (gaming)
- Operational Base (various locations)
- Ophodni Brod (Croatian: patrol boat)
- Optical Bench
- Optical Branch
- Order of Battle
- Ordinary Break (railway defect)
- Ordnance Battalion (US Navy)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Mainspring Housing The flat-back mainspring housing of the original 1911 pistol, the US Army Ordnance Board determined after WWI, might have been a culprit in the gun often shooting low in combat.
Malik, President of ORF Institute of Security Studies, said the nexus between the defence PSUs, the Ordnance Board and the Defence Ministry is creating a "protective mindset" which does not facilitate private sector participation in defence production.