Authorities pushed back by sending waves of shock troops behind riot shields into the streets.
They are moving up to-night to the first lines, for these are the shock troops who are to lead the attack.
Only about 150 of his 300 'shock troops' had reached the market-place.
On June 16th the guns of the shock troops of the 7th and 11th Army opened a fire of such intensity as had never been heard before.
Two divisions of German shock troops had broken against a regiment of American fighting men.
The forces that faced them, bent on forcing a passage to Paris were composed of the best Prussian guards and shock troops.
Our best Army Corps, which were intended as shock troops, were opposed to the last three Armies mentioned above.
It was one of the most efficient bodies of shock troops in our entire line.
We'll use my men as shock troops to beat back any particularly pressing attack.
The Germans in many sections attacked in three waves of infantry, followed up by shock troops.