roll of honour


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roll of honor

1. A list of names of soldiers or police officers who died, especially during active duty. It's humbling to see the great roll of honor stretch around the block. To think that so many sacrificed their lives to protect our country.
2. A list of names of people who are honored for their deeds or accomplishments. The brilliant mathematician is being added to the country's roll of honor of people who had the greatest impact upon modern life.
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roll of honour

1 a list of those who have died in battle. 2 a list of people whose deeds or achievements, typically in sport, are honoured.
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About 109 degrees were presented to students of BA, 55 to BSc, 26 to MA Urdu while roll of honours, merit certificates and medals were awarded to the students who excelled in their examinations.
The school's Roll of Honour contains three sets of brothers who died fighting.
'This event will offer former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) the opportunity to step into the seat vacated by his predecessor, HRH (Late) Alhaji Ado Bavero, CFR who was inducted into the Sigma Roll of Honour in 1977 as the 12th honorary Sigmite.
John also noted a second Wishaw soldier,Thomas Ross of the Gordon Highlanders, was also omitted from the Roll of Honour.
Angry families criticised the former roll of honour's "disrespectful" design when it was unveiled at a ceremony at Lloyd House HQ In October last year and claimed it looked like a takeaway menu.
MERSEY PC David Phillips will be added to the National Police Officers' Roll of Honour and Remembrance.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan has been declared as the "Issuer of the Year" by the International Financing Review Asia (IFR Asia) in its Roll of Honour for the year 2014, Finance Minister, Ishaq Dar said.
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He found a roll of honour at St John's Church in Brockmoor, Brierley Hill, to soldiers from the parish who fell in the Second World War.
Included in the roll of honour was Ashleigh Horn, 19, winner of an Advanced Apprentice of the Year award, L&S Calberto Ltd, Small Company of the Year, Miller UK Ltd as Medium-Sized Company of the Year and Large Company of the Year Komatsu UK Ltd, with the Special Recognition Award going to Express Engineering Ltd.
It was for that gigantic achievement Larry Liddell was recently included in Jesmond's Roll of Honour to celebrate the 125th anniversary of a famous old ground.
THE heartbroken widow of slain garda Adrian Donohoe fought back tears yesterday as his name was put on the Roll of Honour.
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IT amazes me how Remember When lives up to its name once again, with Dr Levy's note about the High School Roll of honour in issue 98.