GLIThe Glengary Light Infantry Fencibles
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 02, 2007 11:16 pm 
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This is a work that consists of one or more bastions or redans and it is constructed on a river bank and it is meant to cover a bridge in order to protect a retiring army when they are crossing the river. It can also be used to "check" an enemy when pressing upon it.


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