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CREW. Those persons who are employed in the navigation of a vessel.
     2. A vessel to be seaworthy must have a sufficient crew. 1 Caines, R. 32; 1 John. R. 184.
     3. In general, the master or captain (q.v.) has the selection of the crew. Vide Muster roll; Seaman; Ship; Shipping articles.

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Coast Guard personnel performed basic first aid and then took the crewman to the local Coast Guard station, where emergency medical technicians transferred the crewman to a local hospital for further examination.
Then, 10 minutes into the flight, the second crewman and I heard a muffled "bang.
At the same time, another crewman grabs a rope from the dock, runs it to the front of the boat and pulls up a chain attached to an anchored mooring in the front.
Meanwhile, in Bermuda, the police identified the Filipino crewman who died July 20 as a result of a cruise ship safety training accident as 41-year-old Filipino national Diogenes Carpio.
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.
John Hanvey, who has been a mainstay of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution at Seahouses in Northumberland since 1949 as crewman and chairman of the station's management committee, has been awarded the charity's gold badge.
A SET of keys that were used by a Titanic crewman are going on sale for pounds 60,000.
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His father, volunteer crewman Mark Charlton, 37, said he hoped Ewan would follow in his footsteps and become a life boatman himself.
A reunion for former crewman of the USS Canberra (CA-70/CAG-2, 1943-1970) will be Oct.
If the turret is left in maintenance mode or a crewman inadvertently selects EMT from the maintenance menu, do not cycle power to clear the fault or to get out of EMT software.