Battle Line

  • (noun): The line along which warring troops meet.

Some articles on line, battle line, battle, battle lines:

Lost Battalion (World War I) - 77th Division - The Argonne Forest Before The Attack
... These defenses started with a roughly 500 meter deep front line which “served as not much more than an advanced warning system.” Behind the first line, which consisted of ... The next battle line, which was about 2 kilometers in depth, had turned back all Allied attacks over the last four years ... This battle line, which consisted of wired trenches that were firmly held, was referred by the Germans as “Hagan Stellung.” The Next German battle line, referred ...
Battle Off Samar - Criticism of Halsey
... Navy, he was known as "Bill" Halsey) with an allusion to the Battle of Bull Run in the American Civil War ... In his dispatch after the battle, Halsey attempted to justify his decision as follows "Searches by my carrier planes revealed the presence of the Northern ... Admiral Lee, however, said after the battle that he would have been only too glad to have been ordered to cover San Bernardino Strait without air ...
Flanking Maneuver - Tactical Flanking - Defense Against - Formations
... side it was down to the disposition of forces in the battle line to prevent flanking attacks ... cavalry to be placed on the flanks of the infantry battle line ... Persians that led Miltiades to lengthen the Athenian line at the Battle of Marathon by decreasing the depth of the centre ...
Chaos Marauders - Gameplay
... and players must use these to build up to 3 'battle lines' on their battle sheet ... The beginning of a battle line starts with a standard bearer and ends with a musician ... eat all your troop cards, or the aforementioned Skyrre's Blowback which might destroy an entire battle line of another player, or explode and destroy the attacker ...
Alan Nathan
... The Left And Right." In 2000, that show also became a daily program and was renamed "Battle Line with Alan Nathan." Wanting to commit more time to his columns, Nathan decided that effective September 4 ... as Vice President, overseeing programming and syndication and host of the long-running “Battle Line w/Alan Nathan." "Battle Line" is entering its 13th year of syndication and is aired MON-FRI (5-7pm ...

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