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Definition of the noun advance guard
What does advance guard mean as a name of something?
- a unit or units leading the way of advancing or marching troops, guarding them from ambushes, reconnoitering and pursuing the enemy, etc.
- synonym: avant-guard
- an individual soldier in the same role.
- synonym: vanguard
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by I. M. Datz
Advance Guard. An advance guard is a detachment sent ...
by United States. Army. Maine Cavalry Regiment, 1st (1861-1865)
On either side of the advance guard is a quartette of flankers, one in command of Corporal George Northrop and the other in command of Corporal Joseph H. Coffin, the men of ...
Opposing Forces (1977)
The advance guard is a motorized rifle battalion reinforced with the reconnaissance company, antiaircraft, engineer, and antitank elements. The advance guard is responsible for overcoming local opposition, particularly antitank weapons, and ...
The advance guard is a security force provided by the main body. It operates to the front of the ...
Explaining Not Only the Terms of Art, But the Arts Themselves by John Harris
- - ADVANCE GUARD, is the first Line or Divifion of an Army, ranged or marching in Battlearray; or that Pärt which is ...
by Louisa Pansegrouw
elderly, old advanced university student post-graduate advance guard van, vanguard advancement furtherance, headway, improvement, progress, promotion, step advance money forward, lend advance notice forecast, forewarn, indication, ...
Military Dictionary (1861)
by H. L. Scott
An advance guard and a sufficient number of sentinels for the safety and police of the park and bivouac are then posted. The park is ordinarily a hollow square, but locality will dictate its form. It should furnish an enclosed space for the horses ...
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- Advance Guard
Wasp at Lake Lotus Park.
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- Advance guard
- Advance guard, Vaisakhi parade
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- Steve Coulson from the Advance Guard
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- Advance Guard Terracotta Warriors Xian
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- Coast Guard Advance Guard
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- Police advance guard
On bicycles - of course
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- The advance guard in the trenches
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- CC & Christine of the Advance Guard
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- American White Pelicans and a duck advance guard
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- Advance Guard - Three Miles South of Marfa
Title: Advance Guard - Three Miles South of Marfa
Date: ca. 1916-1917
Part Of: American border troops and the Mexican Revolution
Place: Presidio County, Texas
Physical Description: 1 photographic print (postcard): gelatin silver; postcard 9 x 14 cm...
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