shore party

noun

Definition of shore party

: a task organization formed to provide logistic support for a landing force during early phases of an amphibious military operation detailed a shore party to stockpile gasoline drums on the beachhead

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“Shore party.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shore%20party. Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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