Definitions

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  • adj. the ordinal number of one hundred sixty-five in counting order

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Examples

  • As for the regiments, the 69th New York became the 165th Infantry and the 4th Alabama the 167th (at least someone realized that the two outfits needed to be in different brigades), of the new 42nd Division, seeing hard service at St. Mihiel and in the Meuse-Argonne.

    June 12th, 2009

  • Donovan (left) and Father Francis Duffy, the chaplain of the 165th Regiment (originally the 69th), became as close as brothers during World War I.

    Wild Bill Donovan

  • Donovan eventually did give up his battalion and was made chief of staff of the 165th, but he considered it a plum assignment because he would be the forward ground commander for the entire regiment in the battle that would soon begin the morning of October 14.

    Wild Bill Donovan

  • It was redesignated the 165th and became part of the 42nd Division with an up-and-coming regular Army major named Douglas MacArthur as its chief of staff.

    Wild Bill Donovan

  • C, 165th Inf., Jan. 16, 1918, WJD memo to CO Medical Detachment, March 4, 1918, WJD memo to C. O. Co.

    Wild Bill Donovan

  • Half of his 165th Regiment was now made up of nearly raw recruits brought in to replace the dead or wounded and their lack of training appalled Donovan.

    Wild Bill Donovan

  • Enraged that for a second day the Kriemhilde Stellung had not been breached, Summerall on Tuesday evening stormed into the field headquarters for the 83rd Brigade and 165th Regiment and fired Lenihan and Mitchell.

    Wild Bill Donovan

  • In Greenpoint, we were celebrating the 165th anniversary of our church.

    Beau Friedlander: On Leading a Church Parade During Occupy Wall Street

  • Stéphane Auge (Cofidis Le Credit En Ligne), 165th at 1: 43: 20

    Cavendish gets another stage win at the Tour, Schleck retains yellow. Renshaw gets the hook

  • Stéphane Auge (Cofidis Le Credit En Ligne), 165th at 2: 03: 54

    Riblon scores a French stage win as Schleck and Contador are inseparable

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