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coastal convoy meaning

  "coastal convoy" in a sentence
  • [Defence]
    (*) A convoy whose voyage lies in general on the continental shelf and in coastal waters.

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  1. Eventually, coastal convoys were instituted and more aircraft became available.
  2. Cory cargo ships sailed usually coastal convoys but sometimes independently.
  3. She escorted coastal convoys from Milford Haven until the end of the war.
  4. Her duties involved escorting coastal convoys in Atlantic Canada.
  5. "Hogan " next returned to coastal convoy duties until November 1943.

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