bandsman


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a player in a band (especially a military band)

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Before his retirement, ex-Royal Marine bandsman Mr Bishop worked as an orthopaedic shoemaker.
The bandsman, who had played the clarinet and saxophone in the camp orchestra, said that he had not been aware of the existence of these legs.
Howard Jackson, an ex-miner and Salvation Army bandsman, was originally from Seaham in County Durham.
SHOW-STOPPERS: Thomas Burgess, four, tries out the bagpipes played by his bandsman uncle Gary Burgess, while a daredevil Flying Gunners rider leaps a line of cars Pictures: FRANK LOUGHLIN
SOCCER giants Glasgow Celtic are set to make history by signing up a loyalist bandsman to defend its nets.
Band president Brian Boothroyd, 75, commissioned the booK, which was compiled by former bandsman and Examiner features editor Ron Massey.
ANGRY 3 A bandsman confronts Mr Magee INFLAMATORY Z The YouTube footage
A YOUNG cornet player was given pounds 2,500 after winning an award in memory of a Royal Marine bandsman killed by a Real IRA bomb.
His debut solo CD The Debutante was released in 1999, and his second CD Blaze was released in 2005 and scooped the British Bandsman and 4barsrest Solo CD of the Year awards.
A FORMER big bandsman and his wife, who met in the dance halls of Perry Barr, have celebrated their diamond wedding anniversary.
The West Lothian-based bandsman, who asked not to be named, said: 'They knocked our instruments as we played.
Ray, a bandsman since he was 13, started with Craghead Colliery Band and played solo horn in 1963 at the National Championships in the Royal Albert Hall.
Miss Hilda Draper, manageress of a large boot store in Wolverhampton, sued Mr Robert Jones Llewellyn, a bandsman in the 21st Lancers, for damages in a breach of promise of marriage.
Every man on parade, whether foot soldier, cavalryman or bandsman, wore Khaki.
A VIOLIN owned by the Titanic's heroic bandsman Wallace Hartley fetched PS900,000 at auction at the weekend.