Ordnance

Ordnance may refer to:

  • Military:
    • Weapons and ammunition
    • Military logistics, especially provision of weapons and ammunition
    • ordnance weapon, a personal weapon issued to a member of a military unit
    • Aircraft ordnance, weapons carried by and used by an aircraft
    • Artillery, often in the formal name e.g. as in Ordnance Survey
    • Artillery shells, specifically unexploded ordnance
  • Ordnance Datum, (from use in ballistics) a vertical datum used as the basis for deriving altitudes on maps
  • Ordnance, Oregon, a former community near the Umatilla Chemical Depot

Other articles related to "ordnance":

Lowell Ordnance Plant
... The Lowell Ordnance Plant was a small arms plant located in Lowell, Massachusetts that operated under contract from the Remington Arms Company between 1942 and 1943 ... Ordnance it produced was for.50 caliber guns and a small run of.30 caliber was also run for under 1 year ...
Sri Lanka Army Ordnance Corps - History
... The Corps of Ordnance in the Ceylon Army was formed on 29 March 1950 ... Before this, the Directorate of Ordnance was established with the arrival of British Army Adviser Maj ... The ordnance element of the Army consisted of two parts namely the Directorate in Army HQ and the Ordnance Depot at Kirillapone ...
List Of Windmills In London - Maps
1777*Andrews Dury 1789 Lindley Crosley 1790 William Faden 1800 Laurie Whittle 1816 Ordnance Survey 1818 Christopher John Greenwood 1819 Ordnance Survey 1830 Ordnance Survey 1823 Bryant 1824 Christopher Greenwood (Map ...
South African Ordnance Corps
... Defence Force, was the responsibility of the South African Ordnance Corps ... It included three Permanent Force ordnance depots and three Active Citizen Force supply companies ... In November 1939 the SA Ordnance Corps, the SA Service Corps and the SA Administrative, Pay and Clerical Corps were replaced by the Technical Services Corps and the 'Q' Services Corps ...
Ordnance, Oregon
... Ordnance is a ghost town in Umatilla County, Oregon, United States, southwest of Hermiston on Interstate 84/U.S ... commissioned the establishment of Umatilla Ordnance Depot (renamed Umatilla Army Depot and currently Umatilla Chemical Depot) in northern Umatilla County in 1941 ... The town was named after the depot, and Ordnance post office was established in 1943 ...