The officers were allowed to retain their sidearms, and the men to return to their homes.
The French soldiers rapped them back with the scabbard of their sidearms.
Let them man my gig, the crew taking their sidearms with them.
The Bavarians had collected their rifles and sidearms, and were going out sullenly.
Meanwhile these gentlemen had come on deck unarmed, without even their sidearms.
At the alarm they grabbed their sidearms and carbines and ammunition belts, and leaped into their saddles.
Though he used a horse for transportation, he might well carry a rifle and the most modern Terran sidearms.