The United Service Magazine, Volume 133

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H. Colburn, 1873 - Military art and science
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Page 355 - The distant signal, consisting of a square flag, having either above or below it a ball or anything resembling a ball. 4. A continuous sounding with any fog-signal apparatus.
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Page 355 - At Night: — The following Signals, numbered 1, '2, and 3, when used or displayed together or separately, shall be deemed to be Signals of Distress at Night : — "1.
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Page 355 - A gun or other explosive signal fired at intervals of about a minute ; 2. The International Code signal of distress indicated by NO; 3. The distant signal, consisting of a square flag, having either above or below it a ball or anything resembling a ball ; 4.
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