Definition of artilleryman in English:

artilleryman

Line breaks: ar¦til¦lery|man
Pronunciation: /ɑːˈtɪlərɪmən
 
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noun (plural artillerymen)

  • A member of a regiment of artillery.
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    • Medical personnel still accompany the infantrymen, artillerymen, and engineers, known as alpha echelon, who execute a parachute assault to conduct and support airfield seizure.
    • The Civil War infantryman, using a rifled musket could target artillerymen before they were within range of canister fire, which forced the artillery to operate further from the enemy than was optimal.
    • Quite honestly, it was not possible to discern the difference between infantrymen, tankers, artillerymen or MPs simply by looking at them.

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