full admiral

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the supreme commander of a fleet


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War saw him as captain's secretary on the battleship Barham, followed by the land appointment as secretary to Max Horton, then a Rear Admiral and later to become Commander-in-Chief, Western Approaches Command, as a full admiral.
At the time he was a Rear Admiral and later became a full admiral in the Royal Navy.
He retired from the United States Navy in 2011 as a full Admiral after 38 years of military service.
In 1985, he was appointed vice chief of naval operations and promoted to full admiral.
Tension escalated when all full admirals and full generals with the Turkish Armed Forces convened and made a statement for "serious situation".