infantryman infantryman  /ˈɪn fæn tri mən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) fights on foot with small arms

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. James Pietrangelo II, the former Army infantryman and lawyer whose case the high court declined to review, reserved most of his ire for President Obama instead of the court.
  2. A British infantryman near Basra, Iraq.
  3. Sam Walker became an expert infantryman, master parachutist, and even learned to pilot a helicopter.

News

  1. Boston Hospital to Offer Hand Transplants for Kids

    FILE -In this Tuesday, Jan. 29. 2013, photo, retired Infantryman Brendan M. Marrocco participates in a news conference at Johns Hopkins hospital in Baltimore.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Valley News

  2. Prince Harry defends gay soldier from homophobic attack

    In a book titled, "Out in the Army," James Wharton praises fellow infantryman Prince Harry for protecting him against homophobic attacks.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Oakland Press

  3. Prince Harry Reportedly Defended Gay Soldier From Homophobic Attack

    To one gay soldier, Prince Harry lived up to his duty to protect those in need. A former fellow infantryman is praising the royal for reportedly saving him after six soldiers supposedly...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: E! Online

Quotes

  1. Commanding Officer Lt Col David Richmond said: "We've lost one of our best - a true air assault infantryman, a gentleman, friend and colleague with spark, wit and courage. L Cpl Johnson died doing the job he loved among men who held him in the...
    on Jun 30, 2008 By: David Richmond Source: Mirror.co.uk

  2. "As an infantryman, coming back to Fort Benning is like coming home," Casey said.
    on Oct 20, 2009 By: George Casey Source: Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

  3. "Lt. Gov. Mike Cruz and I are praying for Pvt. Miner's quick recovery," Gov. Felix Camacho said in a release. "Pvt. Miner was presented the Purple Heart and Infantryman Badge, which speak to his valor and courage. We are grateful for his...
    on Apr 16, 2008 By: Felix Camacho Source: Pacific Daily News

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