army hut


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Noun1.army hut - temporary military shelterarmy hut - temporary military shelter    
Nissen hut, Quonset hut - a prefabricated hut of corrugated iron having a semicircular cross section
shelter - a structure that provides privacy and protection from danger
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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IN 1939 the old Army hut on Westfield Way, which acted as a place of worship for the Catholic population of Dormanstown, was replaced by St William's Catholic Church.
Spinetti, from Cwm, in Blaenau Gwent, said Lennon caused a stir when at a party where the table groaned under the weight of the caviare he told the governor: "This morning I looked into what I thought was a deserted Army hut and there were old people and spastic kids in there.
At Cannock Chase, I was photographed beside the restored Army hut mentioned in the article (Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, January 2009).
The current building, a wooden army hut from 1958, still hosts a range of events such as parties and dance classes, but time and the weather have taken their toll.
The building itself - a reinforced army hut - was used to house injured soldiers during the war.
In the second of his autobiographical volumes, More Than Enough (1975), Frank Sargeson provides the barest outline of the period when Janet Frame, then virtually unknown, occupied an old army hut in the garden of his ramshackle home in Takapuna, Auckland.
The availability of housing was almost non-existent in those days so we lived for a time at Bradley Gunsite in a one-room Army hut - long since demolished.
During those days on a Sunday afternoon, the band would practise in the bandroom,a former World War I Army hut in Parade Street on the banks of the River Dee.
Marklew, from Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Notts, had pleaded guilty at an earlier hearing to setting fire to the Army hut, causing pounds 300 worth of damage.
THE future of a project to restore a WW1 army hut in Southam looks brighter after a Heritage Lottery Fund donation.
The sudden roar of Army tanks, going home With the sum of pounds 50 which the Army gave I got myself an Army hut, I was saved.
It tells the true story of the Ashington miners who in 1934 engaged a professor to teach art appreciation in their hired army hut.

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