In those days every officer who took part in a route-march had to send in a report to the General Officer Commanding.
We had a route-march over the pass through the mountains, a lovely ride, reminding me of the Dordogne.
Last week, in the course of a route-march, we were suddenly turned on to distance-judging.
Then we either march away, and drill and exercise over the veldt, or go for a route-march to some distance.
The only doubt in my mind was whether, technically speaking, I could perform a route-march all by myself.
To route-march on an empty stomach was, I felt sure, the height of folly.
Rearguard Officer of Demobilization (collecting stragglers on route-march).
The little barelegged drummer nodded seriously; the old Louisburg drum rumbled out the route-march.