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Noun1.litter-bearer - one who helps carry a stretcher
attendant, attender, tender - someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another
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Serving in Europe until July 1945, Richardson earned a Bronze Star for valor and Purple Heart as a litter-bearer platoon leader.
Prince Miteb bin Abdullah, the National Guard minister and a son of the late king, was among the litter-bearers. The body was quickly moved to nearby El-Ud public cemetery.
They were called the litter-bearers, made up mostly of inept and expendable soldiers.