There he lay, along one side of the tank between the engine and the sponson.
His tun of a torso bulged roundly out in front of me like the sponson of a battleship.
He leaned on the rail and watched the departure of the officer of the faded blue cap with his crew of the sponson boat.
The cutter jingled her full-speed bell while the tackle was still lifting the sponson boat.
An eager gunner endeavoured to pass one of the tanks, but his gun caught the sponson and slipped off into the mud.
A bomb exploded directly beneath the sponson, where the dead body had fallen.
McKnutt signalled to him, and he opened fire from his sponson.