Dawn on sentence example
- A rearrangement of the attacking forces was carried otit during the following night, and the attempt to gain the highest ground was resumed at dawn on the 8th from the positions that had been acquired 24 hours earlier.
- Scale, i:170,000 The attack of the allies was begun by the first three columns, which moved down from their bivouacs behind the Pratzen plateau before dawn on the 2nd, towards Telnitz and Sokolnitz.
- Punctually at the appointed time, at dawn on Sept.
- (t) At early dawn on the first day of the week, Mary Magdalen, finding the stone rolled away from the monument, runs to tell Peter and the beloved disciple that the Lord's body has been removed.
- Before dawn on the 10th the advance guard of Turenne's army was ascending the Glotter Tal.Advertisement
- General Soimonov, with the Sevastopol column, after assembling his troops before dawn on the 5th, led them on to the upland east of Careenage Ravine, while the field army column, under General Pavlov, crossed the Tchernaya near its mouth, almost at right angles to Soimonov's line of advance.
- Three days later General Winchester arrived with 300 more men; but at dawn on the 22nd Colonel Henry A.
- By and by the idea would dawn on the nation that anarchy is as productive of evil as tyranny, and that a government which omits to regulate or control allows the strong to oppress the weak, and the rich to oppress the poor.
- By dawn on Thursday we were in Germany driving through a low lying mist which made the countryside look eerie.
- Tree buyers camped outside a shopping center hours before dawn on Saturday to await a shipment of 130 noble firs flown in from Oregon.Advertisement
- It then started to dawn on me that I could have fitted the wrong flywheel.
- shootwas shot at dawn on September 20, 1917. he had just turned 17.
- The Anglo-French army concentrated in Mudros Bay, the great natural harbour of Lemnos, in the third week of April and, after a short delay enforced by bad weather, the armada put to sea during the nights of the 23rd-24th and the 24th-25th, so that the transports and the covering warships should arrive at the various rendezvous at or before dawn on the 25th.
- There is, almost undoubtedly, a touch of the Christian dawn on the figure and myth of the pure and beloved and ill-fated god Balder, and his descent into hell.
- At dawn on the sixteenth of November, Denisov's squadron, in which Nicholas Rostov served and which was in Prince Bagration's detachment, moved from the place where it had spent the night, advancing into action as arranged, and after going behind other columns for about two thirds of a mile was stopped on the highroad.Advertisement
- He was shot at dawn on September 20, 1917. he had just turned 17.
- Did it suddenly dawn on you that your class reunion is tomorrow night?
- Only after I fixed my own problem did the realization dawn on me that other women had this problem too.