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 Fuggers.Fulhams, or Fullams. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Fugleman
 
means properly wingman, but is applied to a soldier who stands in front of men at drill to show them what to do. Their proper and original post was in front of the right wing. (German, Flügel, a wing.)   1
 


 Fuggers.Fulhams, or Fullams. 

 
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