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ABBlood Type
ABAlberta
ABAlcoholic Beverage
ABAirman Basic
ABAbstract
ABAbdomen
ABAssembly Bill
ABAbonnement (philatelic catalog subscription)
ABAbout
ABAir Base
ABAbility to Perform (Common Feature; Capability Maturity Model Integration)
ABAdult Baby
ABAberdeen (postcode, UK)
ABAbortion
ABAddress Book
ABAngry Birds (gaming)
ABAt Bat (baseball, softball)
ABAction By (Internet slang)
ABAbort (ITU-T)
ABAbbot
ABAbduction
ABAncienne Belgique (Brussels, Belgium cultural center)
ABAnrufbeantworter (German: telephone answering machine)
ABApplied Biosystems
ABAll Blacks (New Zealand's national rugby team)
ABAirborne
ABAnti-Bacterial
ABAir Bag
ABAftonbladet (Swedish newspaper)
ABAirbase (US DoD)
ABAmerican Beauty (movie)
ABAntibodies
ABAble-Bodied
ABAntibiotic
ABApple Bottoms (clothing line)
ABAlter Bridge (band)
ABAble Seaman
ABApple Bloom (My Little Pony)
ABAltbau (German: older building)
ABAdded Benefit
ABAktiebolag (Swedish: Limited Company on shares)
ABAnheuser-Busch (brewery)
ABAppellate Body (various organizations)
ABAlec Baldwin
ABAgriculture Biologique (French national logo for organic products)
ABAndrea Bocelli (Italian opera tenor)
ABAmitabh Bachchan (Indian actor)
ABAlgemeen Bestuur (Dutch: General Board)
ABagent-based
ABAvailable Balance (banking)
ABAlton Brown (Good Eats TV show host)
ABAtomic Bomb
ABAchtung Baby (U2 album)
ABAll Before
ABAsha Bhosle (Indian singer)
ABAction Button
ABAcid Bath (band)
ABAntigen Binding
ABAble Bodied Seaman
ABAcross Boundaries (mental health center; Canada)
ABAmerican Bandstand
ABAnchor Bay (DVD supplier)
ABAfterburner
ABAdministrative Board
ABArt Bell
ABArcane Brilliance (World of Warcraft gaming)
ABAmplified Bible
ABAdaptive Behavior
ABAbsidia (fungi)
ABAaron Brooks (football player)
ABAcquisition Board
ABAnchor Bolt
ABActive Badge
ABAimbot
ABAnswer Back
ABAccess Burst
ABAndhra Bank
ABApical-to-Basolateral (microbiology)
ABAngelina Ballerina (American Girl doll)
ABAlt.binaries (newsgroups)
ABAlgebraic Biology
ABAir Blast
ABAfter-Burner (game)
ABAryan Brotherhood (white power group)
ABAquabats (band)
ABAir Berlin GmbH (Germany)
ABAdhesive Bonding
ABArchie Bunker (TV character)
ABsignal ground
ABArt Building (university)
ABAlcian Blue
ABAppenzeller Bahnen (German; Swiss railway company)
ABArathi Basin (World of Warcraft gaming)
ABAssembly Building
ABAid to the Blind
ABAccounts Branch
ABAppearance Bond (criminal justice)
ABAddress Bus
ABAfter Body
ABAnchor Blue (retail clothing store)
ABAschaffenburg, Germany (license plate)
ABAggregate Base (construction)
ABAntiquarian Booksellers
ABArmy Brigade
ABAir Burst
ABAmusement Business (magazine)
ABArab Bank PLC
ABAlpha Blue (Star Wars Intelligence Group)
ABAviation Boatswain's Mate (USN Rating)
ABAneroid Barometer
ABAsthmatic Bronchitis
ABAttentional Blink
ABAviation Boatswain's Mate Petty Officer (US Navy Rank)
ABArtium Baccalaureus
ABAtomic Bomberman (game)
ABAir Break
ABAsh Bin
ABCrane Ship
ABAuthorization Basis
ABAddress Buffer
ABAlliance Battle (video game)
ABAdministrative Bulletin
ABApplix Builder (file extension)
ABAlongside Berth (ships)
ABAvionics Bay
ABAssez Beau (French: fair to good; philately)
ABAda-Based
ABAsbestos Body
ABApex Beat
ABAvrupa Birliði (Turkish: European Union)
ABArchibald Brown (philatelic marking of British East Africa colony)
ABAdvanced Bus
ABAlliance of Baptists
ABApical-to-Basal
ABAsesores Bursátiles (Spanish company)
ABAvropa Birliyi (Azerbaijanian: European Union)
ABAccelerated Budget
ABAlmost Bent (function)
ABArctic Brotherhood
ABAkbar & Birbal (Hindi TV series)
ABAssumed Benefit (type of qualified retirement plan)
ABAllocated Baseline
ABAlchoholic Beverage
ABArc Brazing
ABAsker and Bærum (Norwegian hospital)
ABAyan Baqur (Asheron's Call game)
ABAfter Blackout
ABAssault Breaker
ABAlabaster Blue (University of New Hampshire a-capella group)
ABAsymmetric Balance
ABAxial Blanket (test)
ABAcmlmBoard (message board system)
ABAdiabatic Bend
ABAltered Beasts (game)
ABAxiobuccal
ABAllen Bradley Corporation
ABArtis Baccularatum (Latin: Bachelor of Arts) University Degree
ABArray Bending
ABArbeidsvoorwaarden en Beroepskwaliteit
ABAirborne Bombing
ABBothropic Antivenom
ABAmstelbrigade
ABAuntbrenda.com (Atlanta, GA)
ABArmeé Brittanique (British philatelic handstamp 1748)
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Able Seaman Mordue is responsible for the procurement and supply chain requirements onboard HMS Iron Duke.
| Able Seaman John Jones, 53, of Holyhead went missing while his ship was docked in Le Harve and his body was never recovered | Able Seaman John Jones, 53, of Holyhead went missing while his ship was docked in Le Harve and his body was never recovered
Able Seaman Bill was killed at the age of 30 in a near-suicidal mission in 1942 to destroy the German naval base at St Nazaire, six miles up the River Loire in France.
But now an EU taskforce including Able Seaman Grandison and his shipmates on RFA Wave Knight will help to prevent attacks by responding to distress calls from boats.
Danny now holds the rank of Able Seaman (warfare specialist) and was presented with his certificate and branch badge by Rear Admiral Nigel Guild, who was guest of honour at his passing out ceremony.
Far from being ranked AB (able seaman), Brown is ranked LM (landsman) the lowest rank, suggesting Brown was a greenhand.
Able seaman James Robertson, from Aberdeen, was killed in the Battle of Gavrelle on April 28, 1917.
Local men lost were: William Atkinson, (23), stoker Queen Mary; John Bennett, (19), able seaman Indefatigable; Fred Cross, (27), acting leading stoker Defence; Albert Hold, (16), boy 1st class Invincible; Ernest Houghland, (19), able seaman Indefatigable; James Kelly, (19), able seaman Queen Mary; James Micheaux, (18), able seaman Indefatigable; Edward Tait, (19), able seaman Queen Mary; John Thomas, (25), naval schoolmaster Defence.
His name is Barry Tucker who was an able seaman in the Royal Navy and was in the same mess as myself in HMS Troubridge.
Able Seaman Gavin Edwards, from Ashington, was presented with a special commendation for his work onboard submarine HMS Vanguard by Fleet Commander Vice Admiral Sir Philip Jones at a ceremony held at Portsmouth's naval base.
Civilian police seized Able Seaman William McNeilly, 25, at Edinburgh airport after he had been on the run in Europe for eight days.
Key artefacts, including a rare lifejacket, deckchair and cushion, letters written by survivors, and a baby shoe and medal presented to Able Seaman Joseph Parry for saving lives, will all be on show, alongside recordings of interviews with survivors, and a huge ship's model of the RMS Berengaria, handed over after the war by Germany as part of reparations.