A list of military terms, acronyms and expressions
FPL: Acronym for Final Protective Line – the last line of defense. If the enemy reaches this point, a change in tactics is usually planned.
Gunny rolls: Poorly-rolled sleeves on the Marine Corps combat utilities.
EOF AND ROE: Escalation of Force and Rules of Engagement.
DUMMY CORD: A rope, cord or piece of string used to tie equipment or important pieces of gear to one’s body in order
not to lose that object.