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NGSNational Geographic Society
NGSNational Geodetic Survey
NGSNational Genealogical Society
NGSNormal Goat Serum
NGSNext Generation Sequencing (genomics)
NGSNot in Good Standing
NGSNational Government Services (various organizations)
NGSNice Guy Syndrome
NGSNext Generation Systems
NGSNational Grid Service
NGSNinja Gaiden Sigma (gaming)
NGSNational Garden Scheme
NGSNext Generation Security (software)
NGSNortel Government Solutions (software; Fairfax, VA)
NGSNearby Galaxy Survey (US NASA)
NGSNext Generation Services
NGSNational Graduate School
NGSNational General Secretary (various locations)
NGSNational Grid System (various locations)
NGSNaval Gunfire Support
NGSNaval General Staff (Japan)
NGSNatural Guide Star
NGSNitrogen Generating System (Boeing)
NGSNon-Government Standards
NGSNext Generation Systems (London, UK)
NGSNational Graduates Survey (Canada)
NGSNew Generation Software, Inc.
NGSNew Generation Society (various locations)
NGSNational Gerbil Society (UK)
NGSNagasaki, Japan - Nagasaki (Airport Code)
NGSNetwork Gateway Server
NGSNext Generation Switch
NGSNitor Global Solutions (India)
NGSNorthamptonshire Grammar School (UK)
NGSN Gauge Society (model railway society)
NGSNon-Governmental School
NGSNational Geospatial Intelligence School
NGSNueva Generadora del Sur (Spanish)
NGSNext Generation Seamless (hotel reservation systems technology of data sharing across the web)
NGSNuclear Generation Station (Canada)
NGSNational Gang Strategy
NGSNon-Gender Specific
NGSNational Geological Society
NGSNavigation Guidance System
NGSNoble Gas Structure
NGSNewlands Girls' School (UK)
NGSNotice Generation System
NGSNext Generation Star Tester (Ford)
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Doyle ordered the port director to commence undocking all ships at the quays at 2000 (8 PM) and increased harassing fire from naval gunfire support ships.
For his part, Admiral Struble of Seventh Fleet, for whom Joy's decision must have been a bitter pill, responded fully to Doyle's requests for air and naval gunfire support and at the same time was able to focus on his broader Seventh Fleet responsibilities.
Their services on Tenth Corps staff took on an added importance because the Marine Division was part of the Tenth Corps and the Navy furnished all close air and naval gunfire support" "Summary of Employment of Mobile Training Team ABLE, Troop Training Unit, Amphibious Training Command, Pacific Fleet for the Period 5 July 1950 to 2 January 1951," p.
George Dewey's fleet had been at work in Manila Bay providing naval gunfire support. Gunboats Callao, Manila and Mosquito silenced a Filipino artillery piece at Cavite Viejo.
He also presents the Navy's one-sided argument for a missile-armed "arsenal ship" to fill the critical shortfall in naval gunfire support. Every description, however, is of a ship with no self-defense and no target-detection capability (unable to protect itself, the arsenal ship could be easily boarded and commandeered by Malaysian pirates).
That month, USS New Jersey, together with allied warships, provided naval gunfire support to U.N.
During Vietnam, 7th Fleet engaged in combat operations against enemy forces through attack carrier air strikes, naval gunfire support, amphibious operations, patrol and reconnaissance operations and mine warfare.
Doyle had organic naval gunfire support under his control.