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dogface

An infantry soldier in the US Army, especially during World War II. Send some dogfaces in there to ambush that enemy fort.

dogface

n. an infantry soldier. (World War II. Also a term of address.) Get those dogfaces over here on the double.
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Another wide-ranging would be "Mistrust the elites" In his war service, Fussell was just a dogface with gold bars, so right away he developed a properly jaundiced view of generals and staff officers.