Sentence Examples with the word theatre of war

Making detachments for garrisons and minor operations in a theatre of war over 500 m.

Thus the process of investing Adrianople began at the very outset, three out of eight divisions available in the theatre of war being employed in it.

But Russia's strength in Europe, with but one line whereby it could be brought to bear in the Far East, was immaterial, and on the theatre of war a quarter of the Russian field forces had been killed, wounded or taken.

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But neither the British nor the French could afford to divert great military resources from the main theatre of war in western Europe to the Aegean, and so the struggle for the Straits ended in mortifying discomfiture for the Allies.