noun, plural ar·til·ler·y·men.
Examples from the Web for artillerist
It used to be one of the artillerist's tenets that his guns should be placed in a position with a "commanding" range of view.Italy at War and the Allies in the West|E. Alexander Powell
He threw out his anchor, which ricochetted, as an artillerist would say.Phaeton Rogers|Rossiter Johnson
I especially remember an artillerist, who by himself did us more harm than a whole battalion.History of the Commune of 1871|P. Lissagary
In command of a battery only three weeks, he fell universally lamented, the first artillerist of the army.The Life of Isaac Ingalls Stevens, Volume I (of 2)|Hazard Stevens
"My poor Reddy—he went the way of Double-grey," sighed the artillerist.The Sword of Honor, volumes 1 & 2|Eugne Sue