guard duty


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Synonyms for guard duty

the duty of serving as a sentry

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The cadets of PMA Kakul have taken over the guard duty at Quaid's mausoleum.
He added: "Ms James should not have been on armed guard duty alone.
She added that Pte James had suspected she was pregnant "a couple of times" and the young soldier was "adamant" she did not want to do solo guard duty on the day of her death.
The hearing previously heard he had drunk 20 pints of cider and lager, cocktails and double vodkas in the 48 hours before he was put on a guard duty with an SA80 rifle.
A Home Guard troop was set up in late 1940, of which I was a member, and I, along with others, spent many nights on solitary guard duty in the eeriness of the deserted foyer.
A Home Guard troop was set up in late 1940,of which I was a member, and I, along with others, spent many nights on solitary guard duty in the eeriness of the deserted foyer.
GARY TANK COMMANDER BBC2,9pm Gary is determined to enjoy his birthday, despite the fact that he and Charlie are stuck on guard duty.
The first beating was reportedly due to one soldier apparently refusing to assume guard duty, which led to his being hospitalised by three hooded men, while the other attack was exacted on a sleeping sailor who had missed his guard duty.
Talking to BBC Radio, he said that no one will go there for guard duty or to polish boots of others if you give provincial autonomy to the provinces.
She was wrong to abandon her guard duty post because you simply don't know when the Russians are going to march through Rathmines on their way to invade downtown Dublin.
At the time of their attacks, the officers were assigned to patrol or guard duty.
John Dean Myers, 18, could not be woken after a stint on guard duty at Edinburgh's Redford Barracks last Tuesday.
Mounting guard duty at Buckingham Palace is normally carried out by the Guards Division in its distinctive scarlet tunics and bear skin hats, but when the units are busy on operations other regiments step in.
The man behind the latest review into the Deepcut deaths has criticised Government ministers for refusing to stop teenage recruits from doing armed guard duty.
Once placed on farms for guard duty, the dogs began doing what their ancestors have done naturally for 6,000 years, she says.