The enemy then opened heavy enfilade machine-gun fire on his emplacement at a range of 400 yards.
All the sand for the fill around the emplacement was obtained in the same way.
Light was breaking across the sky before the job was done, and we had still to complete the top guard of our emplacement.
Eagerly they looked to discover some signs of the emplacement of the big gun.
The emplacement is a small mountain in itself; the men have run out into holes.
By way of retaliation, I leaned over and shot at what looked like an emplacement.
From where we were we could see the thin columns of smoke rising, as the bullets burst before and behind the emplacement.
We went down the slopes leading to our emplacement in the village.
But I had no more time than to get the emplacement dug out and the wooden framework erected.
Some thirty yards in front of her, in an emplacement of its own, stands the 12lb.