army unit

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n army unit a military unit that is part of an army
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Usage

In literature:

Instead he suggested integrating Negroes in all Eighth Army units up to 15 percent of their strength by means of the replacement process.
"Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965" by Morris J. MacGregor Jr.
Cotton uniforms, underwear or socks are unknown in any army except that of the United States.
"The Emma Gees" by Herbert Wes McBride
The Western Indians used whistles of bone, in war, and the United States Army can drill by whistle signals.
"Pluck on the Long Trail" by Edwin L. Sabin
United in an army, they waged great wars.
"Myths and Legends of All Nations" by Various
No sooner had the armies united than Edward found himself virtually a prisoner in Warwick's hands.
"History of the English People, Volume III (of 8)" by John Richard Green
Complaint against this anti-military propaganda is general in United States army and navy circles.
"Socialism As It Is" by William English Walling
There were no guards, no inspection party, no police, no army units and no customs officials.
"The Status Civilization" by Robert Sheckley
I also made the acquaintance of Major Minter, another Virginian, who told me he had served in the 2d cavalry in the old United States army.
"Three Months in the Southern States, April-June 1863" by Arthur J. L. (Lieut.-Col.) Fremantle
It was, however, the united armies of England and Prussia that met the French on the field of Waterloo in 1815.
"Heroes of Modern Europe" by Alice Birkhead
He had been a gallant officer of the United States Army, and had fought well in the War of 1812, but he died poor and neglected.
"Stories Of Ohio 1897" by William Dean Howells
Sherman's army of sixty thousand, after a month's rest at Savannah, started north to unite with Grant in the final blow.
"Comic History of the United States" by Bill Nye
On the 28th of January the Army Appropriation bill was under consideration in the United States Senate.
"History of the Negro Race in America from 1619 to 1880. Vol. 2 (of 2)" by George Washington Williams
With difficulty were the armies united; with difficulty were the dissensions of the commanders brought to a settlement.
"Historical Sketches, Volume I (of 3)" by John Henry Newman
The President of the United States in time of war is given the supreme unified command of the army and navy.
"Woodrow Wilson and the World War" by Charles Seymour
The United States Signal Service is a branch of the army.
"St. Nicholas Magazine for Boys and Girls, Vol. 5, July 1878, No. 9" by Various
Douglass, formerly of the United States Army.
"The Campaign of 1776 around New York and Brooklyn" by Henry P. Johnston
Have now seen all the New Army units except six Battalions of the 10th Division.
"Gallipoli Diary, Volume 2" by Ian Hamilton
Early in June Halleck was appointed commander-in-chief of all the armies of the United States.
"The Long Roll" by Mary Johnston
Or perhaps, a better way to put it would be to say, he is a unit in an army.
"The Grell Mystery" by Frank Froest
By the 30th, de Castelnau was practically thrown on the defensive, and another Army was composed of units drawn from the east.
"1914" by John French, Viscount of Ypres
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In poetry:

The nations are all calling
To and fro, from strand to strand;
Uniting in one army
The slaves of every land.
"The March Of Freedom" by Ernest Jones
Go with our armies to the fight,
Like a confed'rate God;
In vain confed'rate powers unite
Against thy lifted rod.
"Psalm 60" by Isaac Watts
Commanders valiant, armies fully trained,
Police : male, female, uniformed and plain,
United against whom ?
A few ideas that aren't new!
"Their Strength" by Cyprian Kamil Norwid

In news:

Fort Lawton Army Reserve unit deploys overseas.
An Army Unit's Five-Decade-Old Link to the US Shooting Team.
The "Hooligans for the Holidays" food and toy drive once again partners Craic with the Medina Salvation Army and the United States Marines Toys for Tots program to lend a hand to the less fortunate members of the community.
He joined the United States Army and served overseas.
He was a World War II veteran of the United States Army.
Wearing army fatigues and the light blue berets of United Nations peacekeeping troops, 200 American soldiers marched off military transport planes here today to join an effort to prevent war from spreading to this former Yugoslav republic.
Stacy of Bevier retired on Oct 26, 1997 from the United States Army Reserve (USAR) at the rank of Colonel.
At the same time, the military intervention plan being drafted by the United States, United Nations, France and Mali 's African neighbors was expected to depend heavily on the ill-equipped and poorly led Malian Army.
The UN plan calls for the Malian army to be supported by troops from the African Union and logistical support from France and the United States.
Formed a year before the signing of the constitution, the United States Army turns two-hundred and thirty two.
Ward says further that what happened at Fort Gower marks the very moment of birth of the United States Army.
Jim was a United States Army veteran and a graduate of Florida Military Academy, The University of Miami and the University of Pittsburgh.
He was retired from the Allison Mine, a member of South Bellaire United Methodist Church and a Vietnam Army Veteran.
After being called to duty in October 2004, Smith was sent to serve in the 325th medical combat unit of the United States Army.
The centuries-old question arose again during the Association of the United States Army's Annual Meeting and Exposition: Should the Army National Guard and Army Reserve be merged into one force.
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