Sentence Examples

  • In the foretop the Royal Marines under Lt.
  • There is also a battalion of marines employed about the ports and in the arsenals.
  • In 1784 he entered a Sardinian regiment of marines, but on the outbreak of war with the French Republic, he refused to fight in what he considered an unjust cause, and was imprisoned for several months.
  • In the course of the fighting which ensued some fifty German sailors and marines were killed or wounded by the adherents of Mataafa.
  • The lines include the Chatham, the Royal Marine, the Brompton, the Hut, St Mary's and naval barracks; the garrison hospital, Melville hospital for sailors and marines, the arsenal, gymnasium, various military schools, convict prison, and finally the extensive dockyard system for which the town is famous.