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Vocab words definitions and sentences
Battalion-a large body of troops ready for battleIt was a large battalion of German plane flying towards us
Squadron- an operational unit in an air force consisting of two or more flights of aircraft and the personnel required to fly them.When you get in the air stay with your squadron. Don’t fly off playing hero.Major General-an officer in the U.S. army, Air Force, and Marine Corps ranking above brigadier general and below lieutenant general.When major Gen. tells you to do something don’t ask any questions got it?Patriotism- a person who shows much glory to their country and is ready to defend it against enemies or dictators.That was some real patriotism you showed out there son, I’m proud of you and proud to call you a U.S. soldier.Artillery – large –caliber guns used in warfare: tanks and heavy artillery.Ok son were going to assign you to a heavy artillery unit, can you handle that?Conscription- compulsory enlistment for state service, typically into the armed forces.Back when our great grandpa was young they had conscription and you had to go fight in the wars.Buffalo soldiers- an African-American cavalry soldier.When I was in middle school an old buffalo soldier came and spoke to us about what he did and how it was only a few of them left.Infantry- soldiers marching of fighting on foot.My uncle was in the 345th infantry of 1942.Glorified-represented in such a way as to appear more elevated or special.When our team won the.
10. Valor-great courage in the face of danger, esp. in battle.
Johnson received a medal for his acts of valor.