Phrases with "yunkers"

Fourteen yunkers of the Pavlovsk school have been stripped and tortured by the Bolshevik guards. Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

Before it could be stopped five yunkers were beaten and stabbed to death. Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

All the other schools surrendered without resistance, and the yunkers were sent unharmed to Peter–Paul and Cronstadt. . Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

Two companies of yunkers passed swinging up the Morskaya, tramping stiffly in their long coats and singing an oldtime crashing chorus, such as the soldiers used to sing under the Tsar. . Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

Most of the Mikhailov yunkers were fighting in the streets. Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

The yunkers defended themselves desperately; shouting waves of Red Guards, assaulting, crumpled under the withering blast. Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

As one Soviet official told me, “Whenever we didn’t know just where the yunkers and White Guards were, we bombarded their pocketbooks. Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

The Oranienbaum yunkers and the Tsarskoye Selo volunteers refused to come out. Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

We explained that rumours were going about that the yunkers were being tortured, and the lives of the Ministers threatened. Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

At half-past two the yunkers hoisted a white flag; they would surrender if they were guaranteed protection. Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

The yunkers telephoned for help. Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

This was immediately done; Antonov and Williams made speeches to the victorious sailors, inflamed by their many dead — and once more the yunkers went free. Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

The commandant was not in; he was escorting a commission of “sabotazhniki“ (sabotageurs) from the City Duma, who insisted that the yunkers were all being murdered. Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

For example, they heard orders to bring the Gatchina yunkers to Petrograd by night, and an order for the Cossacks to be ready to march in the morning. Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed

From Kazan came reports of a battle in the streets, yunkers and a brigade of artillery against the Bolshevik garrison. Ten Days That Shook the World by John Reed