guard boat

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a boat that is on guard duty (as in a harbor) around a fleet of warships

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They built fishermen's garveys and military boats during the two world wars, and rumrunners and Coast Guard boats in between.
Injured and dead bodies of people were brought to Babakale Port by coastal safety guard boats.
Jeju, South Korea, Dhu-AlHijjah 2, 1433, Oct 18, 2012, SPA -- Three sailors died on Thursday after a Coast Guard boat carrying them in seas off the southern island of Jeju capsized during a rescue operation for a Malaysian cargo ship, the Coast Guard said.
One official who boarded the 227-ton Chinese vessel fell into the sea after being hit with a blunt instrument but was rescued by a South Korean Coast Guard boat.
In December, several Pakistani fishermen were killed when an Iranian coast guard boat fired on them for allegedly fishing illegally.
Japan's whaling fleet left Shimonoseki Port this month to begin the research whaling season near the Antarctic, accompanied by a Japanese Fisheries Agency guard boat.
From there it would move along the coast in a Coast Guard boat to Koteshwar in Kutch, where the participants would ride camels in the Kutch desert, before returning to Gandhinagar by March 21.
A Coast Guard boat found in the sea off the town of Tadotsu portions of the helicopter, which is believed to be a Bell 412 based at an air base of the 6th Regional Coast Guard Headquarters in Hiroshima Prefecture, Coast Guard officials said.
A 20-foot pleasure boat that invaded the perimeter Thursday and pulled up right in the middle of the oil spill near the boat drilling the relief well was told to leave by a Coast Guard boat.
The Coast Guard boat crew found the man under a dock near where he had fallen about 7:25 a.
Before boarding a Japan Coast Guard boat, Maehara also viewed the islands -- Kunashiri, Etorofu, Shikotan and the Habomai islet group -- from Cape Nosappu in the city of Nemuro.
A Coast Guard boat which responds to a wrecked tanker's Mayday calls during a blizzard in 1978 finds itself in trouble, and only a pilot boat in the area, the Can Do, can help in the midst of one of the worst storms of the decade.
A small inflatable Coast Guard boat was hugging the waterfront, as rescuers used hand-held flashlights to search under the pier.