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Being only a cannoneer, I was not supposed to own a horse, so I must be something else.

The garrison consisted of but one cannoneer, and he had but one arm.

Duties of the cannoneer and nomenclature of the piece to which assigned.

The man who had been No. 5, a cannoneer, was the senior, and took command.

You're too good a cannoneer to be despatched by a belt knife.

It was attached to a linstock (fig. 18), a forked stick long enough to keep the cannoneer out of the way of the recoil.

The cannoneer chose the densest red of the advancing mass, and sent the shot straight to the mark.

Yes, and the moat Fill'd up; the cannoneer hath done his parts; We may enter six abreast.

Here a caisson blew up, tearing the horses to pieces, and whirling a cannoneer among the clouds.

Captain Flory cried, "Fire the cannon, fire," but the Cannoneer was not there.

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