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  PHOST 3 : Order of Battle
The OOB is based upon the documented OOB in HOST 3.2 along with some invention where the original documentation is not complete.
The order in which ships fight in this phase is determined by an ordering process that is described below.
If a planet is destroyed (captured) in battle then its friendly code is set to a random numeric value, and it is assigned a battle order of 1003 (regardless of its new numeric friendly code).
phost.de /dox/oob.htm   (1260 words)

  International Encyclopedia of Military History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
ORDER OF BATTLE of a given country, service, or field force consists of the identification, strength, command structure, and disposition of the personnel, units, and equipment of its constituted military forces.
The order of battle details the major commands and all the cascade of units and subordinate units under the control of those commands, listing as well the commanders and effective strengths of the various units at all levels.
Orders of battle may also include supporting forces, such as transportation units, escorts, replenishment and supply, surveillance and reconnaissance units and air support, which may not come under the command of the organization thus detailed, but provide essential services and augmentation of the supported unit's objectives in a campaign.
www.routledge-ny.com /ref/intlmilitaryhistory/battle.html   (320 words)

  Order of battle - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
An order of battle (often abbreviated as ORBAT or OOB) is an organizational tool used by military intelligence to list and analyze enemy military units.
In United States Army practice, an order of battle should relate what an American unit might be expected to encounter while on field operations.
Orders of battle analyze enemy units, personnel, and equipment.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Order_of_battle   (223 words)

 A Guadalcanal Chronology & Order of Battle
It skipped over the Battle of the Tenaru River in August and did not provide a scenario for the November offensive that the Japanese would have mounted if so many of their forces and supplies had not been sunk at sea after the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal (12-14 November 1942).
The intensity of the battles at sea and on land was due in great part to the rough equality of the forces involved.
The five battles in the waters off Guadalcanal, which include the two nights of the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal, are listed in sequence to the left of the island.
www.friesian.com /history/guadal.htm   (3871 words)

 Battle Summary: Pleasant Hill, LA
Churchill ordered his men ahead, intending to attack the Union center from the rear.
Pleasant Hill was the last major battle, in terms of numbers of men involved, of the Louisiana phase of the Red River Campaign.
The battles of Mansfield and Pleasant Hill jointly (although the former was much more decisive) influenced Banks to forget his objective of capturing Shreveport.
www2.cr.nps.gov /abpp/battles/la019.htm   (346 words)

 Planet Mongoose - Post details: VaS: Order of Battle
The new supplement, Order of Battle, opens things right up, allowing you to do, well, pretty much anything on the sea during WWII, historical or otherwise.
You will now find aircraft as powerful as they were during real battles, and their options greatly expanded to cover, for example, ASW duties.
Overall, Order of Battle opens your options right up when playing Victory at Sea, and whether you like strictly historical matches or fanciful campaigns with the Kriegsmarine fighting in force across the Pacific, there is going to be plenty of material here for you.
blog.mongoosepublishing.co.uk /index.php?blog=2&title=vas_order_of_battle&more=1&c=1&tb=1&pb=1   (1004 words)

 Trafford Publishing: The Organization and Order of Battle of Militaries in World War II: Volume II - The British ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Order of battle; can follow officers through their commands; 4.
For one thing, most orders of battle usually deal with only the armies of the country/countries; and then only at the division and corps level.
Third, most order of battle list the commanders and their dates of tenure.
www.trafford.com /4dcgi/view-item?item=11886&236175126-27036aaa   (473 words)

 First World War.com - Battles - The Battle of the Somme, 1916
Comprising the main Allied attack on the Western Front during 1916, the Battle of the Somme is famous chiefly on account of the loss of 58,000 British troops (one third of them killed) on the first day of the battle, 1 July 1916, which to this day remains a one-day record.
The French Commander in Chief, Joffre, conceived the idea as a battle of attrition, the aim being to drain the German forces of reserves, although territorial gain was a secondary aim.
Meanwhile the British attack was renewed in north-east, the Battle of Flers-Courcelette, by the Fourth Army on 15 September.
www.firstworldwar.com /battles/somme.htm   (1956 words)

 Post-Battle Options
The end of battle option also automatically calculates the numbers of returning wounded and missing during the immediate aftermath of battle.
It can also be used to reset morale and fatigue levels whilst maintaining combat losses to reflect the condition encountered in two-day battles, where units have recouped fatigue and morale but not strength loss from the previous day.
this is particularly useful when used in conjunction with a campaign, as the army list will now reflect the previous combat experience and losses of the individual general officers and combat units in future and subsequent engagement, as new orders of battle are created using the new updated army list file.
home.att.net /~npmarsh/postbattle.htm   (216 words)

 Osprey - Battle Orders
Battle Orders break down military units into their constituent parts, revealing how individual fighting strength, combat missions and command decisions combine to determine the course of major battles and wars.
Detailed orders of battle, tables of organisation and equipment, maps, charts and contemporary photographs illustrate each text.
Battle Orders examine the correlation between the structure, actions and performance of fighting forces.
www.ospreypublishing.com /content2.php/cid=144   (207 words)

 Order of Battle - Gettysburg
A few of the small units that were part of these armies but not present at the battle itself are included within various parts of the list (and indicated as not present: see footnotes).
These cases are specified within the listings, whose abbreviations are explained in a footnote (near the beginning of the Army of the Potomoac's Order of Battle).
The absence of an italicized letter next to the person's name means he survived the battle, probably unscathed.
www.bio.brandeis.edu /classes/hist150b/battleorder.html   (500 words)

 Manassas National Battlefield: Battlefield History: First Manassas: Order of Battle
In order to facilitate organized movement the Armies were broken down into smaller sections.
Comprising of between 10,000 to 20,000 men, corps were not in use until later battles of the Civil War.
This organizational system of the armies is known as the Order of Battle.
www.nps.gov /mana/battlefield_history/ob1mana.htm   (341 words)

 Allied Order-of-Battle at Leipzig: 16-18 October 1813
The Battle of Leipzig (also known as “the Battle of the Nations”) was the climax of the German “War of Liberation.” During 1813, Allied generals had defeated some of Napoleon’s Marshals (Ney at Dennewitz; Oudinot at Gross-Beeren) but had failed against Napoleon himself at Lutzen and Bautzen.
The Allied Army-Group was composed of four army-level commands: the Russian-Austrian Army of Bohemia (Swarzenburg), the Russian-Prussian Army of Silesia (GK, later GFM, Gerhard-Leberecht von Blucher), the Russian Army of Poland (GC Leonty Leontievich, Baron Bennigsen) and the Russian-Prussian-Swedish Army of the North (Jean-Baptiste-Jules Bernadotte, Crown Prince of Sweden — a former French Marshal).
Although sources disagree about the composition and strength of the Allied Army-Group, it is clear the Battle of Leipzig was the largest battle of the Napoleonic Wars.
www.napoleon-series.org /military/battles/leipzig/c_leipzigoob.html   (545 words)

 Amazon.com: The Confederate Order of Battle: The Army of Northern Virginia: Books: F. Ray Sibley   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The Confederate Order of Battle: The Army of Northern Virginia is a rare accomplishment that will greatly reduce the amount of time and effort spent on research for sometime to come.
In a massive undertaking, Sibley's The Confederate Order of Battle: The Army of Northern Virginia and his ensuing works will literally shrink the amount of time and effort researchers, genealogist, and history writers will take in conducting research and verifying their work.
All in all, The Confederate Order of Battle: The Army of Northern Virginia will undoubtedly become a common source for historians and researchers to use in the years to come.
www.amazon.com /Confederate-Order-Battle-Northern-Virginia/dp/0942597737   (1230 words)

 Order of Battle
In our order of battle, we have two full regiments, reinforced by heavy aerospace assets.
A full-scale assault regiment, with a Vengeance class fighter-carrier for support from on-high, this force was badly mauled during the Saint Ives invasion.
They are built around the survivors of the Battle of Gibson that nearly destroyed what was then a simple platoon, and the Second Battle of Pryde Rock that once again nearly destroyed them when a lance of vehicles ran into them.
www.pryderockindustries.com /thegateway/pryderock/history/terra_pryde_order_battle_3063.html   (1689 words)

 *** Fleet Manual ***
Presented within the Order of Battle are the Capital Ships and Units of the Fleet as recognized by the Grand Moff of the Imperial Directorate.
The Fleet Order of Battle and Fleet Manual are maintained by the Prime Minister Wil Striker.
Please direct all queries, reports of dead links and changes in the Order of Battle to the Grand Moff of the Directorate, and/or the Prime Minister of the Directorate.
members.cox.net /wilstriker/fleetman/orderofbattle.php   (154 words)

 HistWar: Les Gognards Order of Battle Editor
This is a short description and overview of the Les Grognards Order of Battle Editor.
The OoB editor alone will be well worth the purchase of the game for any Napoleonic buff, or even collectors of Napoleonic miniatures or historical uniforms.
We have decided to choose a famous unit: The 3rd Corps of Davout, as it was organized and equiped in the beginning of October 1806.
www.battlefront.com /products/les_grog/oob.html   (868 words)

 Order of Battle - Pearl Harbor - 7 December 1941
The fighter-bombers from the Shokaku are ordered to attack the airfield on Kaneohe and Ford Island.
The fighters were ordered to fly CAP and destroy all enemy fighters, on the ground if possible.
An estimated 200 other survivors of the battle have had their ashes scattered into the waters of Pearl Habor and an additional unknown number have had their ashes scattered at various other military bases that were attacked on 7 December 1941.
www.navweaps.com /index_oob/OOB_WWII_Pacific/OOB_WWII_Pearl_Harbor.htm   (1810 words)

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Photograph of a reproduction of the 25th Virginia Infantry battle flag.
The 25th's battle flag was returned by the U.S. War Department to the State of Virginia in 1905 (War Department capture no. 122).
The Confederate Order of Battle, Volume I, The Army of Northern Virginia.
www.alleghenymountain.org /solmain.htm   (958 words)

 Osprey's Battle Orders   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Wellington's Army in the Peninsula 1809—14, the second volume in Osprey Publishing’s new Battle Orders series.
Orders book covers tables of organization quite thoroughly—but it tantalizingly omits TOandE charts for the Japanese paratroop units.
Orders book was obviously written by someone who either reads Japanese or employs a quality translator.
members.aol.com /TFGrantel/books/battle_orders.html   (1003 words)

 Order of battle
First, always remember that most Civil War units in the field were only at anywhere between 20% to 40% of their full strength.
Thus, while in theory a company contained 100 men, and would be recruited at that size, by the time they reached the army they'd be down to 60 or so and after the first battle down to 40 or so.
For example, a major who was a brevet colonel collected the pay of a major, wore the uniform of a major, could not give orders to lieutenant colonels, and was only eligible for commands that normally fell to majors.
www.aotc.net /orderofbattle.htm   (1774 words)

 Midway - Order of Battle WW2 Naval Battles
Midway - Order of Battle WW2 Naval Battles
Battlefleet: Pacific War is WW2 naval turn-based strategy game, extension to the classic Battleship game, where ships/planes, subs can move!
Battle of the Coral Sea, 7-8 May 1942
www.battle-fleet.com /pw/his/Midway_Order_of_Battle_WW2.htm   (460 words)

 Moïse's Bibliography: OB Dispute & Westmoreland Suit
The Order of Battle Dispute and the Westmoreland Lawsuit
Robert N. Ginsburgh to Walt Rostow, "VC/NVA Order of Battle in SVN," 2 November 1966.
This was the first monthly summary produced after the radical changes to the definition of the Order of Battle decided upon in September.
www.clemson.edu /caah/history/FacultyPages/EdMoise/ob.html   (5122 words)

 The Petersburg Campaign Project   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The goal of my Petersburg Campaign Project is to try to create a set of Excel Spreadsheets which will document the Order of Battle for the Union and Confederate Armies for each of the Nine Offensives during the Petersburg Campaign of June 15, 1864-April 2, 1865.
These OOBs will be down to the regimental level, and I hope to include unit armament (i.e.
I am basing the initial drafts of these Confederate OOBs almost entirely on Ray Sibley's The Confederate Order of Battle: The Army of Northern Virginia.
www.brettschulte.net /PP/pp.html   (568 words)

 List of Website Contents
The Battle of Britain is about to begin, upon this battle depends the survival of Christian civilization,
Over the years it has been not only popular with students researching the Battle of Britain, but was also very popular with officers of the United States military as well as the Royal Air Force as a source of information for upcoming lectures that they had to teach.
Fifteen years ago the Battle of Britain website amalgamated with the Battle of Britain Historical Society and now incorporates the official website of the Society and this Battle of Britain - 1940 website is now the educational section.
www.battleofbritain.net /contents-index.html   (598 words)

 The Fourth Rail: Iraqi Security Forces Order of Battle (OOB)
The Baghdad Order Of Battle is an attempt to determine the security forces, both U.S. and Iraqi, are deployed in each neighborhood, and to provide context to the overall operation.
The information presented in the Baghdad Order Of Battle is based entirely on open source information, which includes Multinational Forces Iraq press releases and media reports.
We believe this an accurate representation of the Baghdad Order Of Battle, and will update the map with any corrections or changes on a weekly basis.
billroggio.com /oob-baghdad   (275 words)

 Order of Battle
AA gun and early warning battalion comprising Batteries E, F, G and H. This Bn., less Btry H was initially ordered to Mariveles, Bataan 2 December, 1941.
Battery C-91st ("Cebu") was attached after 25 December, 1941 until 9 April, 1942 when the battalion and C-91 was ordered to return to Ft. Mills.
Initially assigned 8 December 1941 to provide AA MG defenses in Manila Port Area, until 26 December when ordered back to Ft. Mills.
corregidor.org /btty_histories/control/order_battle_60.htm   (458 words)

 GeorgiaInfo - Carl Vinson Institute of Government
The whole army will thus form a concave line behind Nancy's Creek, extending from Kyle's Bridge to Buchanan's, but no attempt will be made to form a line of battle.
Each army should leave behind the Chattahoochee River, at its bridge or at Marietta, all wagons or incumbrances not absolutely needed for battle.
A week's work after crossing the Chattahoochee should determine the first object aimed at, viz the possession of the Atlanta and Augusta [rail] road east of Decatur, or of Atlanta itself.
www.cviog.uga.edu /Projects/gainfo/fieldorder35.htm   (349 words)

 US Army Order of Battle, 1914 - Mark Conrad   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
A peacetime order of battle of the United States Army for August of 1914 (the outbreak of the World War in Europe), listing the divisions, brigades, regiments, and battalions of infantry, cavalry, field artillery, coast artillery, and engineers with their permanent garrisons and actual locations, all down to the company, troop, and battery level.
In the summer of 1914 the Third Battalion was assisting the militia in strike duties.
In June 1914 the Second Battalion was ordered to move from Cp.
www.lib.byu.edu /~rdh/wwi/1914/battleorder.html   (1463 words)

 Amazon.com: Quebec 1759 (Order of Battle): Books: Rene Chartrand   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
When the time came, the concluding battle was quick and bloody, full of bravery for both sides: both Wolfe and the French Marquis de Montcalm were seriously wounded.
The Order of the Battle Series is organized to work as a reference volume with the section headings written along the outside pages and with a timechart along the bottom highlighting the time context of the material on the page.
Further, in 1760, the French came back to Quebec City, defeated the British in battle, yet, due to the British Fleet, was unable to exploit the victory.
www.amazon.com /Quebec-1759-Order-Battle-Chartrand/dp/185532847X   (1796 words)

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