The first platoon to get ashore made to the right toward the shore and silenced a party of snipers near No.
Adams' request for reinforcements and sent a platoon and the remains of another to help him.
The single battalion, of which only a platoon was down by the river, seems to have been taken completely by surprise.
After passing a chasseur regiment and in the lines of the Kiev grenadiers--fine fellows busy with similar peaceful affairs--near the shelter of the regimental commander, higher than and different from the others, Prince Andrew came out in front of a platoon of grenadiers before whom lay a naked man.
That same night, Rostov was with a platoon on skirmishing duty in front of Bagration's detachment.