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Definition of Bridgehead

Bridgehead
Bridgehead Bridge"head`, n. A fortification commanding the extremity of a bridge nearest the enemy, to insure the preservation and usefulness of the bridge, and prevent the enemy from crossing; a t[^e]te-de-pont.

Meaning of Bridgehead from wikipedia

- In military strategy, a bridgehead (or bridge-head) is the strategically important area of ground around the end of a bridge or other place of possible...
- Bridgehead is a fair trade coffeehouse chain based in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. In addition to coffee and organic teas, it sells soups, salads, sandwiches...
- detonated. U.S. forces captured the bridge and rapidly expanded their first bridgehead across the Rhine, two w****s before Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery's...
- The Romanian Bridgehead (Polish: Przedmoście rumuńskie; Romanian: Capul de pod român) was an area in southeastern Poland, now located in Ukraine. During...
- The Kuban Bridgehead (German: Kuban-Brückenkopf), also known as the "Goth's head position" (Gotenkopfstellung), was a German military position on the Taman...
- Bratislava bridgehead is found in the western part of Slovakia. It has an area of 93,7 square km. It is situated on the Little Hungarian Plain, on the...
- This is a sub-article to Battle of Narva. The Battle of Narva Bridgehead (Estonian: Narva lahingud; German: Schlacht um den Brückenkopf von Narva; Russian:...
- The Oranienbaum Bridgehead (Ораниенбаумский плацдарм in Russian) was an isolated portion of the Leningrad Oblast in Russia, which was retained under Soviet...
- A bridgehead is a military fortification that protects the end of a bridge that is closest to the enemy. Bridgehead may also refer to: Bridgehead Coffee...
- objective was to create a 64 mi (103 km) salient into German territory with a bridgehead over the River Rhine, creating an Allied invasion route into northern...