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frogman

a swimmer equipped with a rubber suit, flippers, and breathing equipment for working underwater
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Viewing the museum's outdoor exhibits--beach obstacles, a UDT workboat, and the National Navy SEAL Memorial bearing the names of all the SEALs and frogmen who have died in action--visitors enter the secret world of naval special warfare.
The coastal artillery also took part in the military exercises against vessels offshore, while the Syrian frogmen commandos and other forces performed marine landing and airdrop to storm and free any given site from enemies.
Frogmen recovered the body of Mohammed Ali, 19, at 2pm in Sharjah while the body of his cousin Omar Abu Hussain, 18, was recovered from Ajman beach at 5.
Frogmen today continued to scour the submerged parts of the luxury vessel and were said to have found a sixth body today.
1962: The Metropolitan Police set up a frogmen unit.
Draper Kaufman, who is considered the father of naval combat demolition, the installation served as the very first training site for Navy frogmen.
Frogmen have been into Manchester Ship Canal looking for the divorced man, last seen wearing a tracksuit.
AaAa This case took a new turn when a Norwegian daily wrote last January about the involvement of two military frogmen in the kidnapping of the Moroccan athlete's children, Le Monde said, noting that after this disclosure Norwegian authorities, which at first denied their involvement, had to admit that they allowed the smuggling of the two children through the Embassy.
Other fishermen who saw the accident notified the police who scrambled on the scene along with fire-fighters and frogmen from a nearby military unit.
The Decima then moved on and developed modified torpedoes enabling two frogmen (as they are referred to in the book) to piggy back and ride them into harbours and under the keels of target ships, upon which the explosive nose sections of the 'maiali' (pigs) were detached and ade quately affixed overhead.
Navy frogmen successfully snatched the missile nose cone from shark-infested waters in the Atlantic Ocean.
Frogmen sent into the canal to comb the waters for survivors had suspended their efforts late Sunday with 55 bodies recovered.