With only 973 officers and men and two pieces of artillery, Minty delayed the advance of 8,000 Confederate infantry at Reed's Bridge across West Chickamauga Creek while a regiment and a half of Wilder's Lightning Brigade held Alexander's Bridge, two and a half miles downstream against a like number of enemy infantry
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They were issued to crews of armored vehicles for keeping enemy infantry
from crawling aboard.
THE 120TH INFANTRY REGIMENT'S COMMAND POST west of town was soon under direct fire from enemy infantry
and armor, but the headquarters troops rallied and held off the Germans.
It also kept their Stryker-mounted M2 .50 caliber machine guns close enough to provide suppressive fires should they make direct fire contact with enemy infantry
. Bravo Company impatiently waited until 2330 hours before initiating its own movement.
It can soften-up enemy defenses before landing, engage enemy infantry
, armored vehicles and even main battle tanks.
These projectiles are a perfect choice to use against enemy infantry
and armored vehicles.
He won his VC for leading a bayonet charge against 50 armed enemy infantry
and then single-handedly took out a machine-gun post to ensure the safety of his unit.
Lieutenant Ker, Lieutenant Ker, with a single with a single Vickers gun, Vickers gun, succeeded in succeeded in engaging the engaging the enemy infantry enemy infantry
and held up the and held up the attack, inicting attack, inicting many casualties.
This gun was designed to operate in the open against enemy infantry
. Though this weapon had a shield that deflected small-arms fire, it was highly vulnerable to enemy shellfire.
During the period 16 to 18 December, 1944, despite repeated enemy infantry
and tank attacks involving the elements of nine enemy divisions, the 112th Infantry Regimental Combat Team held its ground.
Although, enemy Infantry
was supported with Artillery and Indian Air Force and also had the numbers edge, but they could not succeed.