aide-de-camp

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  • noun

Synonyms for aide-de-camp

an officer who acts as military assistant to a more senior officer

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His RAF career has included service with the royal family as Air Aide de Camp to the queen.
You may remember Andrew Krantz, the General's Aide de Camp, who placed first in that race at 17 minutes 9 seconds flat
Officials in Washington believe Konate may be more supportive for Guinea's return to civilian rule and democracy than Camara, who is being treated in a Rabat hospital for his month-old wounds sustained when his aide de camp shot him in the head.
His grandson edited it, deleting many of the details of logistics and transport, and republished it as The Russian Campaign: Memoirs of Napoleon's Aide de Camp in 1894-95.
The son, who at barely 15, functioned as his father's and Padraig Pearse's aide de camp in the Post Office during the Rising, was sent to safety by his father when the gunboat arrived in the Liffey.
From 1995-1997 he was Aide de Camp to the Honourable Henry N.
in a sizzling version of the twang-busting evergreen ``Hot Rod Lincoln'' - and, later in the day, watching onetime Captain Beefheart aide de camp Gary Lucas extracting the sounds of the spheres out of his dazzling Stratocaster with his open-ended jazz-rock-whatsis band, Gods and Monsters.
Julian will be returning to pantoland, and bringing his unique and original humour to the role of Dandini, Prince Charming's aide de camp.
Arvis Owens, aide de camp, Naval Inventory Control Point.
Dirty Dick Burton's Aide de Camp, 2002, depicts a primate--the common langoor (Presbytis entellus)--standing in an abandoned nineteenth-century-style camp (somewhere in the "Orient") clutching a hookah, the "Dick" Burton referenced actually Sir Richard Burton, a "gentleman-naturalist" who once invited forty monkeys to his dinner table so he could learn their language.
The Army authorizes general officers to have the assistance of a personal staff, to include an officer aide de camp (1) and enlisted soldiers.
He has previously served as executive officer to the Secretary of the Army and senior aide de camp to the Secretary of the Army.
Instead, it has cast its lot with General Wiranto, Suharto's defense minister and former aide de camp.