RNVR


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RNVR

abbreviation for
(Nautical Terms) Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
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If the joint distribution of returns of the underlying stochastic variables and aggregate wealth is multivariate normal, then the necessary and sufficient condition for a RNVR to hold is that the representative investor exhibits constant absolute risk aversion.
With real option analysis, uncertainty embedded in the underlying asset is accounted for by risk-adjusting probabilities, when applying the RNVR principle.
Among the prisoners was a RNVR Lieutenant named Palmer, who details are difficult to trace, but who may be C F S Palmer, the former British Vice Consul at Kannakale serving on Admiral de Roebeck's staff as an Intelligence Officer and a volunteer crewmember of E15.
On his return to England he transferred into the uniformed service as a sub-lieutenant RNVR and served as a radio operator on a number of frigates based in Derry and Belfast, took part in the invasion of Normandy, and was sunk in HMS Bickerton while on convoy duty to Murmansk.
Christopher says: "To my knowledge, none of the crew of my uncle's ship, LCT 608 in the 41st LCT Flotilla, ever later had any special claim to fame or wrote an autobiography, but not far away from my uncle at that moment, in the same Force S Flotilla, was someone who later became a good friend of mine, the late Commander Rupert Curtis DSC RNVR, and he was carrying Lord Lovat with his famous commandos in a small LCI (a landing craft that carried 85 men).
RNR Centenary fundraising event for ARNO, RNR Benevolent Fund and RNVR Welfare Fund.
This was the invention of a marine painter, Norman Wilkinson, another Lieutenant in the RNVR, whose brainwave of painting dark geometric patterns on a ship's superstructure helped in disguising the vessel from above.
Here, Midshipman George Drewry RNVR, aged sixteen, won the Victoria Cross.
Jellett, RNVR, and their relationship was close and most cordial.
Gallegos lived in pre-war London and worked for a well-known firm of underwriters at Lloyds until 1940 when he joined the RNVR and was subsequently seconded to SOE and based at various times in Gibraltar, North Africa, Sicily and Italy.
He was also a lieutenant in the RNVR, placed on the naval Retired List in 1910, and died in Shanghai in 1919.