stow away

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hide aboard a ship or a plane to get free transportation

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At the inquest held at Wallasey town hall Wirral's coroner was told that in the months before his death Mr Ayoub had been caught repeatedly attempting to illegally stow away on ships leaving Liverpool for Canada.
Only 14, he was helping to load a French timber ship at a port on the Black Sea and managed to stow away.
If they do stow away in the wheel wells, then there are a number of things that can happen to them.
The boy, who was apparently travelling alone, said he tried to stow away aboard the flight to Manila so that he could look for his father.
WILLIAM Ballantyne told the New York Times why he risked his life to stow away on the R34.
How did an illegal immigrant stow away on a coach travelling from Germany to Sandhurst?
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Lucas lied about his age and joined the Marines at age fourteen: he rejected a statewide assignment to stow away on a troop ship bound for the Pacific, becoming the youngest soldier of his era and the youngest recipient of the Medal of Honor.