Some articles on troops, troop, gun:
... Each squadron's complement of troops and vehicles consisted of a headquarters troop that included communication, administrative, mess, maintenance, transportation, and supply support ... The three reconnaissance troops were each equipped with Bantam jeeps with a bracket-mounted.30 caliber machine gun, manned by a soldier sitting in the front passenger seat ... Sometimes the Bantam was mounted with a.50 caliber machine gun ...
... Wisconsin's shelling accounted for a tank, two gun emplacements, and a building ... accounting for enemy bunkers, artillery positions, and troop concentrations ... area blasting coastal targets in support of United Nations (UN) troops ashore ...
Famous quotes containing the words troop and/or gun:
“Old soldiers, Miss Dandridge. Someday youll learn how they hate to give up. Captain of a troop one day, every mans face turned toward ya. Lieutenants jump when I growl. Now tomorrow, Ill be glad if the blacksmith asks me to shoe a horse.”
—Frank S. Nugent (19081965)
“Id like to say I didnt intend to kill her. But when you have a gun ... you always intend ... when you have to.”
—Ketti Frings (19151981)