Definition of Personnel casualty
1. Noun. Military personnel lost by death or capture.
Generic synonyms: Casualty
Specialized synonyms: Combat Injury, Injury, Wound, Sacrifice
Category relationships: Armed Forces, Armed Services, Military, Military Machine, War Machine
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Literary usage of Personnel casualty
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1. The Practices and Procedures of the Investigating Services of the Deparment edited by Strom Thurmond (1998)
"The information is provided in a personnel casualty report, a PCR, ... So receipt of the PCR, the personnel casualty report, which is generally transmitted ..."
2. Recurring Logistic Problems as I Have Observed Them by Carter Bowie Magruder (1994)
"Experience in World War II with respect to personnel had indicated such wide variation in casualty rates for different postures that personnel casualty ..."
3. Records Relating to American Prisoners of War and Missing in Action from the edited by Charles E. Schamel (1997)
"... in Microform," the Task Force 250 documents are identified as "Army- 5C" (personnel casualty), "Army-IN" (intelligence), or simply "Army" files. ..."