The midshipmen's course is six years--four at Annapolis, and two at sea.
The schoolmaster who looked after the education of the midshipmen was killed.
It consisted of ten men, the coxswain, the midshipmen, and Harry.
The lieutenant had been relieved by Harry, and he by the two midshipmen, in succession.
“Heave round,” also cried Sylvester, one of the midshipmen with him.