When you have to cross a river, put your advance-guard and your rear-guard at a distance from the banks.
This advance-guard consisted of his inferior officers and baggage.
These are the advance-guard, formed of the "greys" or veteran troops.
So he commanded the advance-guard to turn back and go by the other road.
On the 23rd of May the advance-guard of the French army entered the capital.
The Boers must be close up, for the advance-guard is falling back.
The moment he jumped up he was fired on by the advance-guard.
In a short time Captain Antonio came up with the advance-guard.
Those were the identical words of that advance-guard of civilization and refinement, Mr. J. Walter Mong.
Thus they moved on, the news preceding them, spread by the advance-guard of cavalry.