The Thirteenth, raised as heavy dragoons (mounted infantrymen) as early as 1715, were also converted to the light role.
infantrymanclass="ex">said only 600 infantrymen and a battery of guns, with some helicopters, had been pledged to the region.
infantrymanh Utah saw the first beach landings of D-Day, by American infantrymen.
infantrymanand could not sustain the hoplites (heavy infantrymen) of ancient Greece.
Their dreams were dominated by the glorious spectacle of panic-stricken infantrymen flying before the sabers of a troop of mounted lancers.
"What a fine fellow you are, friend!" said the Cossack to a convoy soldier with a wagon, who was pressing onto the infantrymen who were crowded together close to his wheels and his horses.
In contrast with the dread felt by the infantrymen placed in support, here in the battery where a small number of men busy at their work were separated from the rest by a trench, everyone experienced a common and as it were family feeling of animation.
Where?... he shouted to three infantrymen without muskets who, holding up the skirts of their overcoats, were slipping past him into the Bazaar passage.
A few infantrymen ran to the Kutafyev Gate.
Some weapons have a homing device which will chase down enemy tanks, planes, turrets, or infantrymen without you worrying.
I had shot down a few planes and a large Personnel Carrier was dropping more infantrymen on the base I was protecting.
Belt set - Belt sets issued to infantrymen included a cartridge box, sling, cap pouch, and a bayonet scabbard.
The American soldiers quickly replaced these with "puttees" or wraps for the legs which were already being used by most European infantrymen.
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