Sentence Examples


  • Horses and carriages attending the sovereign or royal family, or used by soldiers or volunteers in uniform, were free from toll.
  • Volunteers discharged a Ita volleys which were returned by the regulars.
  • Assistant Director Summerfield announced to the press at the height of the search, more than two hundred officers and volunteers were involved.
  • On the 7th of November Garibaldi accompanied Victor Emmanuel during his solemn entry into Naples, and on the morrow returned to Caprera, after disbanding his volunteers and recommending their enrolment in the regular army.
  • He was adjutant-general of New York state in 1839-1843, and became a brigadier-general of volunteers in the Union army in 1861, commanded a division in Virginia in 1862-1863, and, being compelled by ill health to resign from the army, was U.S. minister to the Papal States in 1863-1867.