It also discovered a ten year supply, excluding war reserve contingencies, of a particular size of fire-resistant coveralls even though just under 200 a year are being issued.
What does WR stand for?
WR stands for War Reserve
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We have 33 other meanings of WR in our Acronym Attic
- Wood Quarter Western Riders (Korneuburg, Austria)
- West Queen West Triangle (Canada)
- Water Quality Exchange
- Wide Quad Extended Graphics Array (Computer Video Display Configuration 2560×1600 16:10 4.1m)
- Englehart, Ontario (Ontario Northland railway code)
- Rating Withdrawn (credit)
- Royal Tongan Airlines (IATA airline code)
- Wainhouse Research (Duxbury, Massachusetts)
- Waiver Request
- War Record
Samples in periodicals archive:
One photo shows "Police War Reserves and Special Constables" posing for the camera in the cell block exercise yard in Rhiw Road police station in 1940.
OPERATIONS DIRECTORATE (P30) This Center is responsible for staffing, developing, coordinating, and monitoring Marine Corps operational matters pertaining to strategic and contingency planning, MET support teams, war reserve materiel requirements, and logistics customer services.
The Global Force Management construct supplements prepositioned theater munitions with war reserve materiel (WRM) swing stocks to meet a variety of missions throughout multiple theaters.
The LRC also tracks ship readiness of Fleet and forward positioned assets, managing more than 60 percent of the afloat assets and more than 90 percent of the OCONUS war reserve.
Specifically, NNSA's goals were to create a capability to manufacture 10 pits per year starting in 2007 and to deliver a single W88 war reserve pit to the stockpile in 2007.
The government strategy is to fight from the war reserve stocks and replenish during peacetime.