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Inniskilling

/ˌɪnɪsˈkɪlɪŋ/
noun
1.
the former name of Enniskillen
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  • Lieutenant Bull, 3rd inniskilling Fusiliers, died of wounds.

  • inniskilling Hill alone remained, and that was almost in our hands.

    London to Ladysmith via Pretoria Winston Spencer Churchill
  • inniskilling Hill was still crowned with the enemy, though they no longer showed above their trenches.

    London to Ladysmith via Pretoria Winston Spencer Churchill
  • Hart's command held its position about the slopes of inniskilling Hill and in the gorge of the river.

    London to Ladysmith via Pretoria Winston Spencer Churchill
  • While this reconnaissance was going on I climbed up inniskilling Hill to examine the trenches.

    London to Ladysmith via Pretoria Winston Spencer Churchill
  • The reserves, however, held on, and the inniskilling Fusiliers retook the trenches which the 57th had lost.

    1914

    John French, Viscount of Ypres
  • The Dublin and inniskilling Fusiliers headed the roll of honour with only five officers and 40 per cent of the men left standing.

    The Great Boer War Arthur Conan Doyle
  • The inniskilling Fusiliers seized the ground which commanded the enemy's position.

    The Great Boer War Arthur Conan Doyle
  • One day a man of the inniskilling Fusiliers played a trick on the Turkish sentry.

    With the Zionists in Gallipoli John Henry Patterson
  • He was brought in and proved to be an inniskilling Fusilier who had taken part in an attack some four or five weeks previously!

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