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Coding into HISCO
Description (tasks and duties) Micro Groups
Telephone or Telegraph Operator, Specialisation Unknown
May perform any (but not all) occupational activities described in unit group 3-80.
Telephone Switchboard Operator
Operates a telephone switchboard or a section thereof, dealing with local or long-distance calls.
Radio-Telephone Operator (Land-Based)
Operates land-based radio telephone equipment to transmit messages to or receive them from ships, aircraft, vehicles, field or other installations.
Operates telegraphic equipment to transmit and receive messages by wire or radio.
Ship's Radio Officer
Operates radio telegraph and radio telephone equipment on board a ship.
Flight Radio Operator
Operates radio equipment aboard aircraft in flight.
Other Telephone and Telegraph Operators
This group includes telephone and telegraph operators not elsewhere classified, for example those engaged mainly in receiving and transmitting information and messages by telephone.
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