Boatswain's mate


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an assistant of the boatswain.
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Yeah, we don't get a lot of minutemen out here," jokes Boatswain's Mate Patrick Blakeley, referring to the volunteers who have taken it upon themselves to set up citizen checkpoints in Arizona, California and Texas.
Prior to working for River City Mechanical, Brian served in the Navy on the Theodore Roosevelt aircraft carrier as a search and rescue swimmer and a Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class.
He was a boatswain's mate aboard ship for four years, running from San Francisco to Japan and from San Diego back to the Far East.
Along with this billet realignment, NAVSUP GLS also implemented a new fuels qualification program using the Aviation Ashore Personnel Qualification Standard Naval Education and Training Command 43288 series to certify its Aviation Boatswain's Mate Fuels (ABF) personnel to perform the AAR mission.
Navy veteran of World War ll and served as Avaiation Boatswain's Mate aboard several ships.
Age 89 | Hometown: Seattle | Boatswain's mate, USS Roustabout | Navy | Pacific
I felt honored to be chosen as the shooter to help launch the first live aircraft tested on the new EMALS track at Lakehurst," said Chief Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Equipment) Brandon Barr, Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division Test Department, Lakehurst.
It was about 0700 one cool, autumn morning when the boatswain's mate of the watch started piping sea and anchor detail.
An Aviation Boatswain's Mate refuels an AV-8B Harrier assigned to Marine Squadron Three One One (VMA-311), which is part of the reinforcement for Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron One Six Five (HMM-165) attached to the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) aboard USS Boxer.
One of the honorary pit crew members this past week in Fontana was a woman boatswain's mate first class.
Haney, along with AMA Airman Stephen Clark and Aviation Boatswain's Mate Airman Chris Juers immediately took action.
An aviation boatswain's mate stretches a fuel hose across the deck of John C.