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Words nearby Pétain
Example sentences from the Web for Pétain
Things did not go so well with Marshal Petain later, in the Vichy Republic.
Francois Hollande should say, like Marshal Petain at Verdun,They shall not pass… gas.
General Petain was the man made famous by his splendid defense of Verdun and he was a popular hero with the soldiers.
Major Villier and General Petain both said that the dispatches should be delivered as soon as possible, didn't they?
Shortly afterwards the boys found themselves face to face with General Petain.
He had met him once by mere chance, but he hardly believed General Petain would remember him in the least.
As it is utterly out of the question for him to report in person, he has adopted this way of getting his news to General Petain.