John Hanvey, who has been a mainstay of Seahouses Royal National Lifeboat Institution since 1949 as crewman
and station management committee chairman, has been awarded the institution's gold badge.
This did not allow the skipper and crewman
sufficient time to collect their lifejackets from below decks prior to jumping overboard.
An M1A1 tank crewman
was trying to close the driver's hatch by reaching from inside the turret into the driver's compartment.
Sullenger and fellow crewman
Justin Heard tried to swim to shore against the wishes of team Capt.
who was hurt, who asked not to be named, said he was concerned about possible future stigma.
On 21 July, Singapore tanker HL Moogal called the Joint Rescue Coordination Center in Honolulu, Hawaii, regarding a 32-year-old crewman
who was suffering from appendicitis and needed medical care.
Holyhead lifeboat was sent to help the stricken 45ft yacht which had one crewman
aboard off Cartmel Head between the Skerries yesterday at 1.
The remaining crewman
still being treated in hospital in Stornoway but is expected to be released early next week.
But Beryl Bowles, sister-in-law of lost crewman
Ronald Bowles, today blasted the theory as "nonsense".
was evacuated from a tanker off Redcar after he slipped and badly cut his groin.
Stornoway coastguard district controller Simon Riley said the chances of finding the crewman
alive were receding.
The enlisted helicopter pilot and crewman
who try to rescue him are also shot down, and all three end up in a ditch fighting for their lives.