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''Arguably'', it simply means, "''temporarily performing the duties of''."
 
''Arguably'', it simply means, "''temporarily performing the duties of''."
  
[[Lance Bombardier]] - Temporarily performing the duties of a [[Bombardier]] on the way to becoming a [[Bombardier]] when one can then instruct another [[L/Bdr]] to, "''temporarily perform the duties of''...."
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*[[Lance Bombardier]] - Temporarily performing the duties of a [[Bombardier]] on the way to becoming a [[Bombardier]] when one can then instruct another [[L/Bdr]] to, "''temporarily perform the duties of''...."
  
 
See also: [[Corporal]], [[Lance Corporal]], [[Lance Sergeant]]
 
See also: [[Corporal]], [[Lance Corporal]], [[Lance Sergeant]]
  
Archaically, a long, pointy stick wielded from the back of a horse - superseded by the bayonet - and a defining attribute of various Christian Saints (St George, St Barbara, and St Michael among others)when represented in art.
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*Archaically, a long, pointy stick wielded from the back of a horse - superseded by the bayonet - and a defining attribute of various Christian Saints (St George, St Barbara, and St Michael among others)when represented in art.
  
[[Category: Ranks & Appointments]]
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*[[Gay]]-looking nuclear missile system that replaced the [[Honest John]], operated by 50 Regiment RA during the 1970s & '80s. Launched from a tracked rubbish skip.
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MGM-52_Lance Lance]
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[http://members.aol.com/missilereg/Pagerole.htm 50 Regt]
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Latest revision as of 18:55, 21 April 2007

Arguably, it simply means, "temporarily performing the duties of."

See also: Corporal, Lance Corporal, Lance Sergeant

  • Archaically, a long, pointy stick wielded from the back of a horse - superseded by the bayonet - and a defining attribute of various Christian Saints (St George, St Barbara, and St Michael among others)when represented in art.
  • Gay-looking nuclear missile system that replaced the Honest John, operated by 50 Regiment RA during the 1970s & '80s. Launched from a tracked rubbish skip.

Lance

50 Regt