Machine-guns sentence example
He suggested the use of experimental tanks for testing the powers of ship models, invented an ear-trumpet for the deaf, improved the common house-stove of his native land, cured smoky chimneys, took a lively interest in machine-guns and even sketched a flying machine.
The first few days of the British advance passed with little resistance from the enemy, who fell back rapidly under cover of the fire of light machine-guns and isolated field guns.
During its course the First Army's line had been advanced close on eight miles; its four divisions had driven back the 13 German divisions engaged by the Seventeenth Army on their front, and taken from them over 7,000 prisoners, 205 guns and 950 machine-guns, besides inflicting losses in killed and wounded which certainly far outweighed their own casualties.
The Russians, with the resources of the fleet at their disposal (just as at Sevastopol), used great numbers of machine guns and electric lights, and the available garrison at first was probably, including sailors, 47,000 men.
At Pan-Lung the machine guns on the Wall prevented them from leaving the parallel.Advertisement
At Chi-Kuan Fort the terreplein of the fort had been covered with entanglements defended by machine guns on the gorge parapets, and the Japanese could make no way.
He was attacked by 1200 tribesmen and utterly routed, losing 4 Krupp guns, 2 machine guns and 3000 rifles.
I saw police armed with machine guns last week in Brighton.
The short staircase was lined with perhaps twenty paramilitaries - ministry of Interior forces - in gray camouflage carrying machine guns.
The player will hurtle through six action-packed levels using a variety of explosive weaponry including rapid-fire machine guns and lasers.Advertisement
The third attached from the South using machine guns but no bombs.
They had machine guns in the sand dunes and 88s on the hills.
This example is an amended Type 26 pillbox which has loopholes on the sides for light machine guns or rifles.
Armament Two general purpose machine guns mounted in port and starboard cabin windows.
After the disturbance in the room had gone on for some time, the soldiers opened fire with large machine guns.Advertisement
He and two of his men stalked two enemy machine guns rushed and captured them and enabled the small beleaguered garrison to withdraw.
This example has mountings for water cooled Vickers machine guns.
His company captured six pillboxes, 100 of the enemy and 10 machine-guns.
A battery of machine guns in the bows was protected by sandbags.
The female tank has smaller sponsons and with machine guns only - 5 x Lewis or 5 x Hotchkiss.Advertisement
It was also designed to be thin toward the tip but thick enough at the root to accommodate the retracted undercarriage and machine guns.
Tho the machine guns seem weak, they are the best and most accurate weapon if used correctly.
Run to the back of it and you'll be warped to a weird room with sharks that have machine guns attached to their heads.
As a runner trained by the best in parkour, you rely on stealth and acrobatics rather than machine guns and knives.
You can throw objects to inflict damage or use weapons like machine guns or a large sledgehammer.Advertisement
During the US involvement in the ongoing conflict in Somalia, the world became aware of the young troops who rode around in pickups and jeeps fitted with machine guns.