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Sapper

real name Herman Cyril McNeile. 1888--1937, British novelist, author of the popular thriller Bull-dog Drummond (1920) and its sequels
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It is thought that Sapper Moralee, an armoured engineer, was standing under the bucket, hosing it down when it fell.
Sapper Moralee's mother Lynn, was at the hearing and in a statement said the loss of her only child had destroyed her life and at times had felt like committing suicide.
REmembering the Sapper 300, breakfast clubs and events like Sapperfest in Manchester are invaluable to many veterans as it gives the comradeship they felt when they served.
Katz, Sapper and Miller is one of the top 65 CPA firms in the nation.
Players will need to use their wits to solve a variety of brain-bending logic puzzles and help Sapper avoid threats and dangers, including machine gunners in bunkers, swamps, and of course, dozens of deadly hidden mines.
Sapper McDermott, of 36 Engineer Regiment, treated and helped carry his commander to a Mastiff vehicle under fire.
Sapper Quinsey's family was hit by a further tragedy when mum Pamela Brankin, 51, was discovered dead at the family home in Highters Heath in March.
Starting in fiscal year 2013, Sapper Leader Course graduates were awarded the S-4 additional skill identifier.
Sapper Ray was part of a mission to clear a compound previously used by insurgents, allowing local people to safely return to the area, when he was seriously injured in an IED blast.
Former Deyes High School student Sapper Dawson said: "I heard shots, which were flying past myself and my commander - they were landing just five or 10metres away from us.
Sapper Dawson said: "Normally you can tell when something is going to happen because the atmospherics change, the locals leave and it becomes quiet.
Two separate explosions took place in the same area as sappers from the Peace Generation Organisation for Demining, a Hizbullah-backed group, worked to clear olive and tobacco fields in Yater, near the coastal town of Tyre, the source was quoted as saying by AFP.