Sentence Examples


  • The bridgehead itself was strong, as it did not form a salient, the Austrian line running nearly due N.
  • The bridgehead was well protected by these flanking bastions, and for this reason it made an excellent point of departure for an attack.
  • He felt, in addition, that opposite the Tolmino bridgehead he had little room for defence, and he was anxious to anticipate the enemy's move by an attack N.E.
  • 31 the Duke of Aosta was able to inform Cadorna that all of his rearguard, with the exception of four brigades, who were holding a defensive bridgehead covering Madrisio, had passed the Tagliamento.
  • The bulk of this rearguard crossed the same evening, and only a small bridgehead was held at Latisana.

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