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  • He has his own emplacements in the line, but he never appears to use them. Cited from The First Hundred Thousand, by Ian Hay [AKA: Major John Hay Beith]
  • In the afternoon we worked on another emplacement and got it nearly finished. Cited from Letters from France, by Isaac Alexander Mack
  • This afternoon and evening we have been doing more work on the emplacements. Cited from Letters from France, by Isaac Alexander Mack
  • In addition two mobile square type emplacements were also added, including a standard command post.
  • Three days later, as the battle for the hill continued, he captured two more enemy emplacements.
  • He cleared the emplacement under heavy fire and brought the gun into action.
  • During the day it is never left in place nor fired from its actual emplacement. Cited from Military Instructors Manual, by James P. Cole and Oliver Schoonmaker
  • Enemy gun emplacements can also be captured and used to your advantage.
  • These four emplacements run from the northern to the southern point of the island, along the western coast.
  • When his body was recovered after the battle, seven enemy dead were found in the emplacement.
  • The main battery building remains in good condition, as does one gun emplacement.
  • He deliberately drew the enemy fire to find out where enemy emplacements were.
  • At about an hour before dawn we had got as far as making the emplacement. Cited from Bullets & Billets, by Bruce Bairnsfather
  • The three concrete gun emplacements have been left behind, and still remain there to this day.
  • Then you think this list of gun emplacements doesn't matter!! Cited from Augustus Does His Bit, by George Bernard Shaw
  • Today, all that remains are the three concrete gun emplacements, which were left behind.
  • During World War II two light anti-aircraft gun emplacements were situated at the site.
  • Now the cavalry went into action and guns moved away farther to the east for higher emplacement. Cited from Red Fleece, by Will Levington Comfort
  • Friendly gun emplacements can be used, such as the guns on the drop ship.
  • I am not at all sure that this list of gun emplacements would receive the smallest attention. Cited from Augustus Does His Bit, by George Bernard Shaw
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Words starting with emplacement

Meaning of emplacement

  • noun Military installation consisting of a prepared position for siting a weapon