These were mitrailleuses, from which great results were anticipated.
In fine weather we heard the sound of rifles or the crackling of mitrailleuses.
Then came the splitting growl of the mitrailleuses behind us.
The road had been raked by their mitrailleuses the day before.
The mitrailleuses were adding their tac-tac to the cracks of the fusileers.
But the French mitrailleuses ...