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army unit smaller than a division

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form or unite into a brigade

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To this rendezvous repair the various brigades of trappers from their widely separated hunting grounds, bringing in the products of their year's campaign.
Her departure and that of the various brigades, left the fortress of Astoria but slightly garrisoned.
About ten days previously, the brigade which had been quartered on the banks of the Wollamut, had arrived with numerous packs of beaver, the result of a few months' sojourn on that river.
The brigade was formed in line of battle, and after a pause started slowly through the woods in the rear of the receding skirmishers, who were con- tinually melting into the scene to appear again farther on.
After a time the brigade was halted in the cathedral light of a forest.
A brigade ahead of them and on the right went into action with a rending roar.
And, to save me, I can't remember whether the Hancock Fire Brigade was a republican or a democratic organisation.
And, oh, it wasn't John Barleycorn's fault that he didn't get me that night of the Hancock Fire Brigade.
General James Clinton, the brother of George Clinton, then governor of New York, and the father of De Witt Clinton, who died governor of the same State in 1827, commanded the brigade employed on this duty.
After standing at arms for an hour the brigade in camp "swore a prayer or two" and went to bed.
A new fire station will be built in Ararat thanks to the Andrews Labor Government, delivering a major boost to one of the states oldest brigades.
Ultimately we all have the same goals and objectives," said O'Connor, in reference to working alongside the other brigades.
You should be reaching up to the division or corps G-2 and looking for mentorship to understand how your brigade ties into sister brigades to support a division or corps in decisive action training environments, and finding out what assets may be pushed down to your brigade depending upon the mission.
Srinagar -- In occupied Kashmir, India has deployed two more brigades, about 10,000 more army personnel on the Line of Control (LoC).
ISLAMABAD -- India has deployed two more brigades, about 10,000 more army personnel on the Line of Control (LoC) in the Occupied Kashmir.