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John Feeney was a railroad signalman stationed in a tower at K Street NE, at the edge of the train yard.
After he was discharged from the British Army as a signalman, Mr. Aldiss worked at a bookstore in Oxford and married the owner’s secretary, Olive Fortescue.
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SIGNALMAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of signalman for English Language Learners
: a person who has the job of operating signals on a railway
: a person in the military who is trained to send and receive signals
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