seaman apprentice

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seaman apprentice

n.
1. A noncommissioned rank in the US Navy or Coast Guard that is above seaman recruit and below seaman.
2. One who holds this rank.
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Young Ingraham served as an apprentice seaman aboard one of his grandfather's ships and sailed in and out of ports.
10 SAUL STEINBERG, ALL IN LINE (PENGUIN BOOKS, 1947) Mostly known for his New Yorker cartoons, Saul Steinberg (1914-1999) also made a series of drawings based on his international travels as a US Navy apprentice seaman.
The 17-year-old enlisted in the Navy on June 8 as an apprentice seaman enrolled in the V-5 program, which trained Navy and Marine Corps pilots.
During the war,he served on patrol in the Special Boat Section,but most remarkably he was an apprentice seaman on one of the last great square-riggers, thefourmasted Finnish barque Moshulu ,during 1938-9, trad-ing betw een the UK and Australia, viaCape Horn.
Under the joint resolution, a signed copy of which was made available to the media on Tuesday, a private, a fire or jail officer, a police officer and an apprentice seaman or seaman third class would receive a monthly base pay of P29,668 starting Jan.