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Pogue is a pejorative military slang term used to describe non-infantry, non-combat soldiers, staff, and other rear-echelon or support units. A related term is the acronym REMF, or "rear-echelon mother ******". Pogue is an old Naval term for "junk food" or "sweets".

To the Infantry EVERYONE besides Infantry and Field Artillery are Pogues. To the combat arms (Infantry, Artillery, Armor, Cavalry, etc) EVERYONE who is not combat arms is a pogue.

Person Other than Grunt." Which means someone who's not in the Combat Arms. (Infantry, Field Artillery, etc.)