ACRONYMS and ABBREVIATIONS

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UDR          

R IRISH  

RN               

RAF            

TA                 

TAVR        

RUC           

RUCR       

CGC     

MM      

MBE           

OBE            

BEM 

MID        

Pte                

LCpl            

Cpl               

Sgt               

CSgt            

WO2          

WO1            

2Lt                

Lt                   

Capt            

Maj               

Lt Col

GOC

Bde

TAOR

Bn

UDR TC

PT

FT

VCP

SLR

IED

UVIED

VBIED        

IRA              

OIRA          

PIRA           

INLA          

UVF          

UDA   

UFF       

Ulster Defence Regiment

Royal Irish Regiment

Royal Navy

Royal Air Force

Territorial Army

Territorial Army Volunteer Reserve

Royal Ulster Constabulary 

Royal Ulster Constabulary Reserve

Conspicuous Gallantry Cross

Military Medal

Member of the British Empire

Officer of the British Empire

British Empire Medal

Mentioned In Despatches

Private

Lance Corporal

Corporal

Sergeant

Colour Sergeant

Warrant Officer Class 2

Warrant Officer Class 1

Second Lieutenant 

Lieutenant

Captain

Major

Lieutenant Colonel

General Officer Commanding

Brigade

Tactical Area Of Responsibility

Battalion

Ulster Defence Regiment Training Camp 

Part Time

Full Time

Vehicle Check Point

Self Loading Rifle

Improvised Explosive Device

Under Vehicle Improvised Explosive Device

Vehicle-Borne Improvised Explosive Device

Irish Republican Army

Official Irish Republican Army

Provisional Irish Republican Army

Irish National Liberation Army

Ulster Volunteer Force

Ulster Defence Association

Ulster Freedom Fighters

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