guard duty


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Synonyms for guard duty

the duty of serving as a sentry

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I went to my superior officers and told them I had a drink problem and about the gambling but they just put me on guard duty.
TOTE: 7 Rainbow High, 8 Ansar, 9 Cover Up, 10 Coco Loco, Guard Duty, 12 Dance Director, Sudden Flight, 14 Distant Prospect, Mana d`Argent, Prairie Falcon, Quedex, You`re Special, 16 bar.
It was only in the last few strides that Guard Duty looked as if he might get there, and he scored by a neck from You're Special.
A revelation for Martin Pipe over hurdles this winter, winning four races on the bounce, Guard Duty is potentially thrown in off his old Flat mark-and that is before the 5lb claim of his talented jockey Jamie Mackay.
Jamie Mackay, another star of the claiming ranks, won this race last year and has been booked to ride Guard Duty, who has been in good form over hurdles for Martin Pipe.
It is thought that Private James Collinson, 17, killed himself during a night-time guard duty.
The pair were responsible for hot favourites in the first five races, but enjoyed just one winner, Guard Duty.
Tony, who fought in Korea and did guard duty at Buckingham Palace, said: "To say I am not British is an insult.
GUARD DUTY came to the rescue of champion duo Martin Pipe and Tony McCoy at Taunton yesterday following the eclipse of four hot favourites representing the pair earlier on the card, writes Andrew King.
Michael Roberts will ride Ravenswood, Jamie Mackay is on Guard Duty, Gary Carter is on Heros Fatal and I'm looking for a jockey for Copeland.
Former Flat horse Isful easily lifted the extended three-mile novice hurdle, and Guard Duty ran away with the extended two-mile-three-furlong handicap hurdle.
But Pipe has served him up serious winning chances in three other races at Warwick, beginning with easy Taunton scorer GUARD DUTY (1.
Pipe, who could not recall saddling more than seven runners in any one race before, won with 25-1 chance Big Wheel-who was a second winner for young David Howard-and also took the seller with the Tony McCoy-ridden Guard Duty.
The agreement includes up until 25 stand-by guard duty weeks per annum, spread out over the year.
Warren pointed out that the soldier was in the control tower during guard duty in Basmajh military base where there are about 100 US military.