Royal Australian Army Ordnance Corps

The Royal Australian Army Ordnance Corps (RAAOC) is responsible for a wide range of logistics tasks supporting the Australian Defence Force.

The Royal Australian Army Ordnance Corps is one of the largest Corps within Army and has more than six specialist career pathways.

The RAAOC is responsible for a wide array of support tasks including:

  • parachute maintenance, inspection, repack, repair and deployment
  • fuel management 
  • construction 
  • personnel administration and business management 
  • supply chain management 
  • warehousing 
  • management of equipment, vehicles and weapons
  • demolition and disposal of explosives 
  • salvage of battle-damaged equipment
  • provision of essential facilities for hospitals and troops in the field.

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Sua tela tonanti

To the warrior his arms

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