Sapper

[disambiguation] A sapper is an individual combat engineer soldier usually in British, Commonwealth, or U.S. military service. Sapper may also refer to: ==People== ==Other== ...
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sapper

[n] - a military engineer who lays or detects and disarms mines 2. [n] - a military engineer who does sapping (digging trenches or undermining fortifications)
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Sapper

(1888-1937) English author. He wrote the adventure story Bulldog Drummond 1920, about a demobilized officer, and its sequels; he was a lieutenant-colonel in the Royal Engineers until 1919. Born in Bodmin,...
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Sapper

Originally a soldier who dug narrow siege-trenches (or saps), but later became a generic term for engineers and those trained in siege operations.
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Sapper

Sap'per noun [ Confer French sapeur .] One who saps; specifically (Mil.) , one who is employed in working at saps, building and repairing fortifications, and the like.
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sapper

noun a military engineer who lays or detects and disarms mines
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Sapper

• (n.) One who saps; specifically (Mil.), one who is employed in working at saps, building and repairing fortifications, and the like.
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Sapper

British soldier and novelist who won immediate fame with his thriller Bull-Dog Drummond (1920), subtitled `The Adventures of a Demobilized Officer ...
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sapper

military engineer. The name is derived from the French word sappe (`spadework,` or `trench`) and became connected with military engineering during ...
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Sapper

A sapper is a soldier who is employed in working at saps, building and repairing fortifications, and the like. Today sappers are more general civil engineers in the army, as the nature of warfare has evolved.
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Sapper

A sapper, also called pioneer or combat engineer, is a combatant or soldier who performs a variety of military engineering duties such as bridge-building, laying or clearing minefields, demolitions, field defences and general construction, as well as road and airfield construction and repair. They are also trained to serve as infantry personnel in
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