How to use bivouac in a sentence
If the military situation permits, all troops are put into quarters, only the outpost troops bivouacking.
By dusk we had got on to the open country near St Waast, and here we found that the Division was bivouacking.The Doings of the Fifteenth Infantry Brigade|Edward Lord Gleichen
The travellers, obliged to pass through the bivouacking parties, did not do so without some apprehension.The Guide of the Desert|Gustave Aimard
Moved forward again at daylight on the 14th, crossing the Tallahatchie at Rocky Ford, and bivouacking for the night.
Moved forward again early on the morning of the 9th, and marched thirty-five miles, bivouacking near Lawrenceburg.