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O.A.D. Abbreviation- Stands for?


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Could you give the context? One thought, misspelled AOD (Absent On Duty).

Addition: Or Army Ordnance Department.

Addition 2: Aha! - Ordered to Active Duty. See here (but a US document).


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It’s definitely O A D and is used in conjunction with GHQ and a number of documents relating to the Fourth Army. For example: 




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Fairly certain it’s O.A.D.


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