"I agonized whether or not to proceed with the demolition, but could not justify killing our own infantry, even though I recognized the importance of adhering to the master plan." Ross achieved one of four partial gaps created between strongpoints
WN 70 to 68 near the [Vierville] D-1 draw.
Include a challenge that taps into that child's strongpoint
(25) In fact, only two out of the 110-plus strongpoints
of the Mannerheim Line--the Poppious Bunker and the "Million Dollar" Bunker--could compare to the complex, heavy strongpoints
of the Maginot Line.
The French garrison was in deep trouble, the defensive strongpoints
spaced too far apart to protect the airfields, while their artillery and airpower had difficulty attacking Viet Minh positions.
Where the Marines pushed ahead rapidly with frontal assaults and moved past strongpoints
and obstacles while trailing units dealt with bypassed strongpoints
, the Army dealt with strongpoints
as they were encountered, leaving nothing in the rear and using flanking movements when necessary to envelop the enemy.
Practicality and versatility are strongpoints
of the ASX, which has a wheelbase to match the larger Outlander.
Heavy Batteries were most often employed in destroying or neutralising enemy artillery, as well as putting fire down on strongpoints
, roads and railways behind enemy lines.
These two aspects of airpower permitted the German and Austrian attackers to use large-caliber guns (more than 150 millimeters) to obliterate Russian strongpoints
Sonoma didn't go exactly as we had planned but it was a strongpoints
As revolutionary forces battle pro-Gaddafi strongpoints
centred in Bani Walid, Sirte and the city of Sabha, deep in the southern desert, Libya's interim leadership has been pushing forward with efforts to form a new government.
Their aim is to secure a network of NATO strongpoints
between the two towns.
Their job was to shield the corridor down which the rest of the Army was retreating to Dunkirk by holding a series of strongpoints
(key towns and villages), and they were not to give way until they had fired their last bullet.