When Santa Anna entered the rectangle unattended to reconnoitre, a shell burst near him and covered his red pony with dirt.
With the first streak of day, the Doctor was up to reconnoitre the position of the enemy.
Every day a scout was appointed to reconnoitre in the direction of the smoke.
He determined at last to reconnoitre again from the roof of the gallery.
Harry was ordered to reconnoitre the trench with two scouts.
I'll reconnoitre while you go, and keep an eye on the front of the house.
His lordship, with a numerous staff, went down a little nearer to the river to reconnoitre the enemy's position.
Paul tried to reconnoitre by the keyhole, but it was closed.
I therefore sent Bennen on to reconnoitre, purposing myself to cross the Theodule alone on the following day.
Before he slackened speed he tried to look behind 155 to reconnoitre.