the activity or career of a person who soldiers.
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Reprinted with permission from WWII: A Chronicle of soldiering by James Jones, published by the University of Chicago Press.Blood in the Sand: When James Jones Wrote a Grunt’s View of D-Day | James Jones | November 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
But the confusion points to more serious problems with how our society thinks about both sex and soldiering.Why These Marines Love ‘Frozen’—and Why It Matters | Aaron B. O’Connell | June 27, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
But there are two other candidates as well who are soldiering along without any national attention.
As a teenager he developed a passion for soldiering, or, rather, the idea of it.
As a result, some allege that in Iraq he created a culture of aggressive soldiering—one that may have gone too far.
We shall then find it to have been one of the doubtful advantages that were gained by long years of Low Country soldiering.A Cursory History of Swearing | Julian Sharman
A Crown-Prince of Prussia, ought he not to learn soldiering, of all things; by every opportunity?History Of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. I. (of XXI.) | Thomas Carlyle
He is more and more intimate with Leopold, and loves good soldiering beyond all things.History Of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. I. (of XXI.) | Thomas Carlyle
He is nephew of George I.'s lean mistress; who also was a Schulenburg originally, and conspicuous not for soldiering.History Of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. VII. (of XXI.) | Thomas Carlyle
It would be cruel to Adele for you to marry her before the war is over, or until you at any rate have done with soldiering.The Cornet of Horse | G. A. Henty