seriously wounded

seriously wounded

A casualty whose injuries or illness are of such severity that the patient is rendered unable to walk or sit, thereby requiring a litter for movement and evacuation. See also evacuation; litter; patient.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
References in classic literature ?
He was seriously wounded at the commencement of the war.
But are you seriously wounded? I see you are covered with blood!"
In eight of them lay the more seriously wounded, while two swung beneath the weight of the dead.
General Ruffner tried to defend the coloured people, and for this he was knocked down and so seriously wounded that he never completely recovered.
The resultant ridicule forced him into a duel (in which he seriously wounded his antagonist), and thenceforth in his writings duelling was a main object of his attacks.
On examination we discovered that he had been seriously wounded in the leg by a /tolla/ in the course of the pursuit, but that the chain armour had prevented his last assailant's spear from doing anything more than bruise him badly.
1 killed, 3 hurt in Cagayan ambush !-- -- Raymund Catindig (The Philippine Star) - August 9, 2019 - 12:00am TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan , Philippines A woman was killed while three others were seriously wounded in an ambush in Piat, Cagayan on Wednesday.
Seriously wounded were Prince Jay Columna and Juliet Miranda.
The attack comes just a week after the Iran-backed militia attacked the same village and seriously wounded two children and a woman.
Also, as a result of the explosion, Ensign Nurlan Mammadov was seriously wounded.
SHEIKHUPURA: Four police officials died and seven sustained serious injuries as their van turned turtle in Sheikhupura on Sunday.According to details, the officers of Gulberg Police Station, Lahore were coming back from Layyah after arresting a suspect who is also seriously wounded when their van overturned after its tire burst near Bhikki.
CAMP BANCASI, Butuan City - Two soldiers were seriously wounded in the military's encounter Monday with about 30 fully-armed New People's Army (NPA) fighters in Barangay El Salvador, New Corella, Davao del Norte, according to First Lt.