boatswain


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boatswain

, bosun, bo's'n
a petty officer on a merchant ship or a warrant officer on a warship who is responsible for the maintenance of the ship and its equipment

Boatswain

Byron’s favorite dog. [Br. Hist.: Harvey, 239]
See: Dogs
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The boatswain must also accompany the fleet on away fixtures as required, advise on weather conditions and course selection, hoist and lower the club flags and assist with launching and recovery of members' boats.
Hollyoaks executive producer Bryan Kirkwood said: "We are honoured and thrilled to welcome actors with the wealth of experience that Jacqueline Boatswain and Karl Collins bring with them to the show.
Boatswain, of Huntingdon Avenue, admitted to two charges of attempted burglary and a charge of handling stolen goods when he appeared at the Huddersfield court yesterday.
Over the next few months my friendship with the big boatswain grew and, whilst this did not ensure an easy life, it did deter the rogues and miscreants of the crew from involving me in their ill doings.
Front: Reon Lawrence, Harry Palmer, Louie Chappell, Merik Boatswain, Mounib Esheuli, Ayanda Sibanda, Dominic Chacia Pictures by Eric Kershaw (zyhudd211111deighker) * READY TO GO: Deighton Under 11s (back, from left) Kael Morgan, Joshua Furness, Emmerson Bradshaw, Dakari Brown, Amrit Singh Bassi, Zak Coyne, Kailem Turnbull.
Mike Inker, of the dramatic society, who plays the boatswain, the other half of the comedy double act with the mate, said: "She decided to give it a whirl and between 6pm and 7.
As per, Chief Warrant Officer 2 Darin Izzardbawks, from Pickford, Michigan, and the Boatswain of the Ashland, as the Marines can be transported together with their equipment, it profits them more than if they were to fly to their goal.
He graduated from Worcester Boy's Trade High School in 1940 and served in World War II aboard the USS Bennington as an Aviation Boatswain Mate 3rd Class.
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28 meeting, which was chaired by Grenada's finance minister, Anthony Boatswain.
The 17-year-old, who was serving aboard HMS Raleigh in Cornwall at the time, was given the Boatswain Henry Cooper VC prize by Commodore Laurie Brokenshire.
Contract Awarded for Extend water supplies to the communities of Pinewood (Phase B), Boatswain Hill, and Coral Lakes