marine recruit

marine (recruit)

and marine officer
n. an empty beer or liquor bottle. (see also dead soldier, dead marine. These expressions are probably meant as derogatory to either marines or officer.) Every now and then the gentle muttering of the customers was accented by the breaking of a marine as it hit the floor. There’s a marine officer laying in the fireplace.
See also: marine, recruit
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The memorial was paying tribute to Wayne Richards, a Royal Marine recruit from Cwmavon, Port Talbot, who was shot dead during a training exercise in March 2000.
It was hosted jointly by the Palmetto Chapter, Fort Jackson; Low Country Chapter, Parris Island Marine Recruit Depot; and the Midlands Chapter, Shaw Air Force Base.
But on the Court she's marched like a Marine recruit.
Daniel Van Hoven, son of James and Jill Doon of Holden, has graduated from basic military training from the Marine Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S.
By means of short, staccato verses, Laynes book traces a Marine recruit (who bears the name of the legendary American war hero) through basic training and combat, then becomes allegorically fanciful as "Audie is captured by the ViE[logical not]t CE[sup.
Following successful completion of Royal Marine Recruit Training and the Commando Course he joined 45 Commando Royal Marines based in Arbroath, where he served as a Rifleman and then Section Second in Command.
Last year doctors were issued with urgent advice about the toxin after it emerged that a super-fit young Marine recruit may have died from it in Devon.
Last year doctors were issued with urgent advice about the PVL toxin after it emerged that a super-fit young Marine recruit may have died from it in Devon.
Doctors have been issued with urgent advice about an "extremely rare" MRSA-linked toxin, after it emerged that a young Marine recruit had died.
All case definitions required radiographic confirmation of pneumonia in a marine recruit hospitalized with acute respiratory illness (ARI) during the outbreak period.
This year the annual one week MOWW JROTC Cadet Leadership training Program, as usual, was conducted at the Marine Recruit Depot in San Diego California.
Paid a salary that would shame a Nike subcontractor and harried like a Marine recruit at Parris Island, that City News Bureau kid is getting the kind of journalism education unavailable almost anywhere else.
A TEETOTAL Royal Marine recruit was waterboarded with cider as part of an initiation ceremony at a Scottish base, a court martial heard yesterday.
He put on 5st to play the struggling Marine recruit and went on to play a wide variety of roles in films such as Ed Wood and Men in Black.
Last year doctors were issued with urgent advice about the toxin after a super-fit Marine recruit may have died from it in Devon.
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