a soldier of the infantry.
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How to use infantryman in a sentence
In any case, these infantrymen were grouped into units of around 200-250 men, each furnished with their dedicated battle standards.
To save the newborn, which was barely bigger than the hand of the local who dropped it off, the infantryman scoured the Internet for a recipe for puppy formula that he could make with limited ingredients.There's a Travel Ban on Dogs From More Than 100 Countries, and You Can Blame COVID-19 | Melissa Chan | November 10, 2021 | Time
Hostetter is a former infantryman, sheriff’s deputy, SWAT officer and police chief.Meet the police chief turned yoga instructor prodding wealthy suburbanites to civil war | Radley Balko | January 27, 2021 | Washington Post
A middle-class farmer who earned enough income, for example, was expected to take up the arms of heavy infantrymen and serve in the military in times of war.How Ancient Athens Convinced Its Wealthiest to Love Paying Taxes | Nick Fouriezos | December 13, 2020 | Ozy
From May 2007 to November 2007 he was a private first class infantryman assigned to Fort Polk, Louisiana.The U.S. Veteran and Wisconsin Boy Who Went to Fight ISIS in Syria | Jacob Siegel | October 3, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
As an infantryman, Vince fought in Ramadi between 2005 and 2007, some bloody years.War Nostalgia Is Leading Veterans to Places Like Syria. One Went Missing There. | Elliot Ackerman | May 3, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The young infantryman in me beamed and I started to grin, thinking about the glory.
Monteith was born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, to interior decorator Ann McGregor and military infantryman Joe Monteith.‘Glee’ Star Cory Monteith Found Dead: A Tortured Talent Gone Too Soon | Marlow Stern | July 14, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
I make peace as best as an infantryman can be expected to do under the circumstances and leave for my favorite bar.
Thurstane, an infantryman, and only a fair equestrian, would not have been half so effective in this combat of caballeros.Overland | John William De Forest
The kern or cateran of the Highlands was a light-armed infantryman, as opposed to the heavy-armed "gallowglass."Lady of the Lake | Sir Walter Scott
Boats are lowered away, and Jack Tar prepares to go ashore as a seaman-infantryman.Harper's Round Table, October 1, 1895 | Various
"It was to have been here over an hour ago," said the infantryman, slowly.Campaigning with Crook and Stories of Army Life | Charles King
Presently for just a tiny fraction of time the round cap of a German infantryman appeared above the earthen protection.The Glory of The Coming | Irvin S. Cobb
British Dictionary definitions for infantryman
a soldier belonging to the infantry
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