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naval stores

pl.n.
Products, such as turpentine or pitch, originally used to caulk the seams of wooden ships.
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naval stores

Any articles or commodities used by a naval ship or station, such as equipment; consumable supplies; clothing; petroleum, oils, and lubricants; medical supplies; and ammunition.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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His distinguished appointments include Director Engineering Support COASTAL, Director (ME) Frigate Programme, Deputy Commandant Pakistan Navy Engineering College, Commanding Officer Fleet Maintenance Group, Chief Inspector Naval Stores, Project Director Pakistan Navy Monitoring and Inspection Team and Managing Director Pakistan Navy Dockyard.
It will include a 7,000 square metre Forward Support Centre able to hold 15,000 pallets of medical, mail and naval stores under one roof, a cafe seating more than 500 people at any one time and a reception centre for all those working on or visiting the carriers.
The ship's lengthy deployment was in support of Operation Kipion, the Royal Navy's east of Suez regional tasking, plus they had the specific aim of back-loading all of sister ship RFA Fort Victoria's naval stores to enable her to refit in Dubai.
Naval stores accountant Vicky, the passenger in the Ford, died at the scene while driver Zoe, a prison officer, died a day later.
I wonder if anyone else from naval stores 1941-1945 still remembers them?
Nell Lund UE gave a talk on "Naval Stores Scheme," the manufacture of pine tar.
Tapping the Pines: The Naval Stores Industry in the American South, by Robert B.
Rob broke the club record in Plymouth Naval Stores SAC with a 7lbs 5oz ray and Iain went close with one of 7lb 3oz.
His distinguished appointments include Commanding Officer Submarine Stores Depot, Commanding Officer Naval Stores Depot, Director Procurement (Navy) and Assistant Chief of Naval Staff (Works).

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