Sentence Examples


  • Two sergeants major were sitting with them and their campfire blazed brighter than others.
  • Instituted a governing body of a mayor, twelve aldermen and twelve assistants; with a recorder, deputy recorder, common clerk and two sergeants-at-mace.
  • I Actually between 1883 and 1908 over five million recruits passed through the drill sergeants hands, as well as perhaps 210,000
  • Per day; quartermaster-sergeants, coloursergeants, &c., 3s.
  • The subdivision of the district into divisions, on much the same lines as now existing, was at once made for administrative convenience, and a proportion of officers way allotted to each in the various grades then first constituted and still preserved, comprising in ascending order, constables, sergeants, inspectors and superintendents.