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gunner

a person who hunts with a rifle or shotgun

Gunner

 

a sailor in the Russian Navy (from the early 18th century to 1917) and in several foreign navies who is specially trained to fire ship guns. There were the ranks of gunner and senior gunner.

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Energetic and quick with a "Merry Christmas" and "I love you," Gunner was helping to make chocolate chip cookies for Santas upcoming visit at the time of the Herald Tribunes interview.
Edmonds quit that job the day his house loan went through and went right back into Gunner Kennels full time.
This means more than acknowledgement of country and a smoking ceremony," Gunner said in a speech in the town of Jabiru to mark his Labor government's one-year anniversary.
City believe the 28-year-old wants a move but Gunners boss Arsene Wenger could be willing to allow Sanchez to run down his contract and leave on a free next year rather than sell to them or Chelsea.
Mr Gunner met with State Grid Corporation of China, the majority shareholder in Jemena, and undertook a tour of their facilities.
Caroline Kisko, Kennel Club secretary said: "Louise and Gunner should be very proud of their achievement and we look forward to welcoming them to the big stage at Crufts next year.
He was killed in action with the Scarborough and Whitby North Riding Battery but, as a "pool" Gunner, was badged as an East Riding Battery soldier.
if you would like more information about Gunner or any of his four-legged pals please contact the Darlington Rehoming Centre on 01325 333114, or visit the centre which is open every day 12-4pm except Wednesdays.
htm) report , Gunner had a hard time absorbing the fact that there will be another girl in the family.
The VC will select AIM POINT on the CTD, and the gunner will use the Gunner's Hand Station (GHS) to electrically move to the designated shape or "point of impact.
Charles Carlton, of the Morehead City Preservation Society, said: "We would like to get in touch with Gunner Jones' kin, or anyone who knew him in Coventry, to let them know how much we appreciate his sacrifice.