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  • Lieut. O'Brien entered a dug-out and captured one of its inmates.

    Canada in Flanders, Volume II (of 3) Lord Max Aitken Beaverbrook
  • She raised her eyes, and Lieut. D'Hubert stared into them incredulously.

    A Set of Six Joseph Conrad
  • The five officers who joined us were Lieut. Willett, of our regiment, and Lieuts.

    Two Years on Trek Louis Eugne du Moulin
  • That Lieut. D'Hubert should be made to "pay for it," seemed to her just and natural.

    A Set of Six Joseph Conrad
  • In this tumult we heard them again demanding, with horrid rage, the head of Lieut. Danglas!

    Perils and Captivity Charlotte-Adlade [ne Picard] Dard
  • Her principal care was that Lieut. Feraud should not excite himself.

    A Set of Six Joseph Conrad
  • There was, however, some retaliation, and Lieut. Wilson was eventually shot through the head and killed.

    The First Seven Divisions Ernest W. Hamilton
  • Lieut. D'Hubert's hand, which grasped the knob of a stick, trembled slightly.

    A Set of Six Joseph Conrad
  • I fell in descending the steep hill, which is exposed to the south, in coming back from a visit to Lieut. Penrose, in the fort.

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