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Our gunners had put more than they could afford into the bombardment and had very little wherewith to pave the way.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
“I shall renew the bombardment, and put every one of you to death in a few days,” threatened the Brahmin.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Cannonade between forts George and Niagara, and bombardment from all the batteries.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
The American commanders confined the bombardment to the forts and trenches situated to the south of the city.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Later on he notified the consular body that the bombardment would commence on the 12th of the month.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The bombardment having been announced for the 12th, they reckoned on a full day for burning and sacking the town.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Trenches full of dead Turks, many buried by bombardment, and 100 prisoners were taken in them.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
If the bombardment was ineffective, from whatever cause, then the men should not have been allowed to break cover.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Ancona capitulated to the Austrians after a very destructive bombardment.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Even his appearance during the bombardment in the uniform of a German lieutenant had meant nothing to her.
THE AMAZING INTERLUDEMARY ROBERTS RINEHART
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BOMBARDMENT

  • battery
  • blitz
  • bomb
  • bombardment
  • burst
  • salvo
  • shower
  • volley
  • artillery
  • barrage
  • blast
  • bombardment
  • burst
  • cannonading
  • crackle
  • detonation
  • discharge
  • enfilade
  • firing
  • salvo
  • shooting
  • thunder
  • volley
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