He was Teck Pervis of old, the defiant, blood-thirsty rebel in the rifle pit glaring over the breastworks at the enemy.
He told him he was able for duty and he went back into the rifle pit and died.
Giles crawled back, and when they helped him into the rifle pit he was bleeding at the mouth and coughing.
In case a trench is not available the rifle pit can be used.
Just before sundown I was in the rifle pit holding the baby, while mother was spreading the blankets for a bed.
Two of our men were wounded in this second attack, and were brought into the rifle pit.
Our camp was on sloping ground, the rifle pit at the foot of the slope.
The earthwork was semicircular in form, and was hardly more than a rifle pit.
Once he climbed out of the rifle pit and went over to investigate the well.
The flies became extremely troublesome, and my little grave of a rifle pit was invaded by ants.