submarine chaser


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submarine chaser

n.
A small, fast ship equipped to pursue and attack submarines.
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HMS Tien Kwang, a submarine chaser, and HMS Kuala, an auxiliary patrol vessel, were carrying hundreds of evacuees when they were attacked by Japanese bombers near the Indonesian Riau Islands on February 1942.
By contrast, the PLAN's Kronshtadt-class submarine chaser, Type 010 oceangoing minesweeper, and Hainan-class sub chaser displaced 310, 500, and 500 tons, respectively.
Naval Reserve, having served over four years of active duty in World War II, including duty as Commanding Officer of a Naval Submarine Chaser along the Eastern Seaboard , Engineering Officer of the Sub Chaser Training Center and the Gulf Sea Frontier, and Commanding Officer of a Ship Recovery Company-all based in Miami.
A big submarine chaser of Russia s Northern Fleet will take part in the naval exercise, Serga said.
A submarine chaser sank off the Korean peninsula's east coast, KCNA, the North's official Korean Central News Agency, reported.
Information about Ernest Hemingway's involvement with the CIA as a submarine chaser will be included.
Educated at Harvard after he withdrew from Princeton, Kennedy was a World War II hero after saving the life of a sailor under his command on the submarine chaser PT 109, which was rammed by a Japanese destroyer.
In this memoir, he describes growing up in the segregated South, his initial service on a WWII submarine chaser, and his subsequent tours of duty and rise through the ranks in spite of cultural and institutional obstacles.
Jones (history educator, archivist, curator) offers a detailed description of the life of a sonarman aboard a wooden submarine chaser during the Allied invasions at Anzio and southern France during World War II.
The visit of the Sri Lanka Navy Commander Vice Admiral De Silva included a call on Admiral Nikolay Evmenov, Commander in Chief of the Russian Navy, a working meeting with high level specialists in military technical cooperation, and a detailed tour of a Russian patrol corvette which was participating in the Naval Parade along with 43 warships, submarines and cutters, including guests of honour from overseas such as Russia-built Indian frigate and Chinese destroyer, overarched by an air show of fighter jets, submarine chasers, helicopters and other aircraft interacting in naval operations.

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