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Synonyms for brigadier

a general officer ranking below a major general

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Hiller was appointed Colonel Commandant, RASvy, from 1989 until 1993; and also worked for the Bureau of Mineral Resources (BMR) the forerunner of today's Geoscience Australia.
PRIDE: Brenda Holtham holds a picture of her daughter Caroline, above, and left, Ron Howes from the ROYLI Association and John Gilder from the DLI Association with Nieve and James Morrison SUPPORT FOR FORCES: The 3rd Battalion The Rifles march through Stockton High Street, above and left, watched by Tyler and Mark and children Our work as soldiers, is so much easier knowing Stockton are behind us - Deputy Colonel Commandant, Brigadier Justin Maciejewski
Major-General Jonathan Shaw, Colonel Commandant of the Parachute Regiment, said of John: "He died doing something that he believed in - a job his family knew he wanted to do.
He is now the Colonel Commandant and in charge of the whole battalion.
Lt Gen Sir John Kiszely, Colonel Commandant of the Intelligence Corps, was also among the mourners.
Colonel Commandant (Hon), Royal New Zealand Nursing Corps
In 1949, Worthy was named colonel commandant of the Royal Canadian Armoured Corps School at Borden, a position he would hold until his death.
In an unprecedented move Maj-Gen Loudon, Colonel Commandant of the Scottish Division, also claimed campaigners were guilty of spreading lies to scupper re-organisation.
He stated how proud he was to be the Honorary Colonel Commandant of the King's Royal Yorkers and how smart the units had looked on parade that day.
In 1946, she was promoted to Matron-in-Chief, later becoming Colonel Commandant of the Nursing Corps at New Zealand Army Headquarters in Wellington.
In a special ceremony at their base in Sennelager, Germany, the animal and his handler Corporal Steve Edgeler from Truro, Cornwall, of the Defence Animal Support Unit were each presented with the Nato medals by the Colonel Commandant of the Royal Army Veterinary Corps, Major General JMFC Hall.
Military College of Telecommunication Engineering (MCTE) commandant and corps of signals Colonel Commandant Lt Gen Rajesh Pant have inaugurated a newly renovated Air Traffic Control (ATC) tower of Army Adventure Nodal Centre (NC) on Wednesday.
Earlier on his arrival at the regimental centre, COAS was received by the Colonel Commandant Corps of Artillery, Lieutenant General Tariq Nadeem Gillani and Inspector General Arms, Lieutenant General Muhammad Ijaz Chaudhry.
Lieutenant General Sir Nick Parker, colonel commandant of the regiment, said the 3 Rifles was honoured to be given the Freedom of Sunderland.
Major General Brajesh Kumar, the present Colonel Commandant of the MEG described the museum as cynosure for people in the military.