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A few short halts at stations, and we detrain at Suez, to resume our journey by sea; we have completed the overland portion of it.
RECOLLECTIONS OF THIRTY-NINE YEARS IN THE ARMYCHARLES ALEXANDER GORDON
One unit took four and a half hours to detrain and several have taken more than three.
SERVANTS OF THE GUNSJEFFERY E. JEFFERY
There they were to detrain and search every boat coming down from the north.
LIFE IN AN INDIAN OUTPOSTGORDON CASSERLY
The troops will detrain somewhere this side the frontier, and we can all take our old seats.
THE GIRL FROM ALSACEBURTON EGBERT STEVENSON
Things being as they were at that point, the Commissioner had Jenning's command detrain there.
POLICING THE PLAINSR.G. MACBETH
Orders to detrain for an embarkation center were momentarily expected.
THE DELTA OF THE TRIPLE ELEVENSWILLIAM ELMER BACHMAN
It stirred the blood of everybody in our dull camp to see detachment after detachment of the second British brigade detrain.
KHARTOUM CAMPAIGN, 1898BENNET BURLEIGH
It would take three days for all troops to detrain, so I sought the earliest opportunity of finding Miss Goche.
THE SEQUELGEORGE A. TAYLOR
The men would detrain, march through the town, and disappear.
UNDER FIRE FOR SERVIACOLONEL JAMES FISKE
Among the passengers to detrain was a man in a long black coat.
THE DRUMS OF JEOPARDYHAROLD MACGRATH
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