The Germans did not use their heaviest guns and high-explosive shells in bombarding the city.
At the end of that trailing cable was a powerful charge of high-explosive.
The water was vivid green about them, or red as blood, with the colour of high-explosive gases.
The missile fired was a 75 millimetre or 3-inch high-explosive shell.
Instantly the gunners pressed their triggers and a stream of high-explosive shells issued from the roaring weapons.
This time Kirkwood released three of the high-explosive missiles.
high-explosive shell would demolish the building altogether.
The others were to close in toward each other, pushing a high-explosive barrage five miles ahead of them.
With a 'pom-pom' gun it's just like playing a garden hose on them, only it's high-explosive shell instead of water.
It was finally located, and upon it high-explosive shells were concentrated.