The marksman, a lance corporal in the Coldstream Guards, was 930 yards from his target when he squeezed the trigger.
The British military said it believes a lance corporal surpassed all previous records with one pull of the trigger.
Marine lance corporal Kody Brittingham plotted from his barracks at Camp LeJeune, North Carolina.
The lance corporal watched 2nd and 3rd Squads pile into the building.
It was at Dieval that my rank as lance corporal was confirmed.
"No, nor another chance to bite," grinned the second, whom Stuyvesant now recognized as the lance corporal of artillery.
Where was the lance corporal who invariably confirmed his captain's commands with an "as your Lordship pleases?"
One of the pipers, lance corporal Milne, was shot through both legs; but still continued to play his pipes, in a sitting position.
I had thought up to then that a lance corporal was pretty near as important as a brigadier.
lance corporal Wedgewood, in charge of the gun, remained awake to clean it.