He joined the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve and went to work in the Atlantic on a mine sweeper
- while continuing to report for The Mirror and becoming an author.
The local airport is named after John Wayne, who lived on the waterfront for many years and whose yacht - a former US Navy Yard Mine Sweeper
now called Wild Goose - is available to be hired out for functions.
Rev Maureen spoke of how during the second world war the town of Meltham adopted a mine sweeper
, Mazurka, and raised money to pay for it.
The team also went aboard USS Devastator, a mine sweeper
, that comes with advanced Sonar to detect mines and a submarine Mine Neutralisation Vehicle to search and neutralise mines in deep sea.
The Mine Sweeper
Tender "Bungo" and the Mine Sweeper
Ocean "Yaeyama" will participate in the exercise from the Japanese side.
Army, serving in the Combat Engineers as a mine sweeper
and participated in the Normandy Invasion.
The Russian Navy will be represented by the Bora missile hovercraft , the Muromets ASW corvette, the P-60 missile boat and the Turbinist mine sweeper
Some of the projects from a similar course last year included designing and building armoured vehicles, army transport helicopters, military aircraft carriers, mine sweeper
robots and model submarines.
The mission, to be held from March 11 to 15, will focus on the gathering of data and opinion of people affected by the destruction caused by [the USS Guardian], a US mine sweeper
[which ran aground in Tuibbataha Reef]," Fernando Hicap, chair of Pamalakaya, a group of fishermen, said.
HRH the Deputy King visits the Bahrain Royal Navy and a British mine sweeper
That summer John Wayne brought his yacht, a converted mine sweeper
, to the island.
Andria Slough, commanding officer of the mine sweeper
USS Defender, said at a press conference that Tuesday's stop at Hirara port on Miyakojima Island is aimed at deepening the two countries' friendship.