sea duty

sea duty

n.
Duty at sea undertaken by personnel in the armed forces or other uniformed services of the United States.
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"While assigned to sea duty, a chief culinary specialist (CSC) must be an LCPO, cargo chief, mess deck master at arms (MDMAA) LCPO, qualified officer of the deck (OOD), section leader, damage control training team (DCTT) member or other training team member, while running a successful food service operation.
The sailors who committed suicide were either assigned to ships, shore duty or on sea duty.
'The most honorable call and excellent service to the Navy is sea duty. I see many examples of valuable and brave sailors who, for me, prove that the soul, spirit and life of our Navy is indeed strong,' said Rodelas in sending off the ships.
HE had reported his view of 'that' to Canaris, and the Little Admiral had not blenched, because 'that' he already knew, but (his shabby uniform crumpled, with what looked like egg on his lapel) had sighed and called out 'Sweethearts, come, come,' to the ubiquitous dachshunds, plump from titbits, and had put up a merely token resistance when Quantz had begged to return to sea duty.
The creation of the Navy's pin for sea duty, or pins for CDS and service chief commendations are examples.
At the tactical level for instance, the Army values Ranger School, and the Air Force Weapons School, while the Navy always values sea duty. Success in these "voluntary" jobs and schools helps propel young officers to positions with increasing responsibility, and ultimately increased rank.
7 DAYS OF THE WEEK DON and MAY got married on MONDAY I looked SEEDY as DAWN broke on WEDNESDAY my DIARY entry 'F' refers to FRIDAY SANDY did a 'U' turn on SUNDAY my SEA DUTY started on TUESDAY the YARD was always SHUT on a THURSDAY Is SARA on DUTY on a SATURDAY?
longevity pay, flying pay, sea duty pay, instructor's duty pay), and would also result to higher benefits upon retirement.
She was also repaired numerous times, and sent back to sea duty. Freeman's description of Enterprise's service is fascinating.
Faltum moves on to describe flight deck launch and landing operations, deck crew assignments, maintenance processes, and preparation of the carrier for sea duty. Early "main battery" aircraft are mentioned (e.g., F2H, F7U, F9F, FJ-4, F11F).