Sentence Examples with the word old guard

Some delay was occasioned by a thunderstorm; but, as this passed over, the guns opened and the Old Guard and Milhaud's cuirassiers proceeded to form up opposite to Ligny.

And while he was doing M. de Beausset the honor of breakfasting with him, they heard, as Napoleon had anticipated, the rapturous cries of the officers and men of the Old Guard who had run up to see the portrait.

One of the generals rode up to Napoleon and ventured to offer to lead the Old Guard into action.

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Among the Old Guard disorder and pillage were renewed more violently than ever yesterday evening, last night, and today.