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Synonyms for standard-bearer

an outstanding leader of a political movement

the soldier who carries the standard of the unit in military parades or in battle

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Principals Cornet Steven Johnston, Cornet's Lass Breagha Keenan and Standard Bearer Iain Kerr
The three UP stalwarts indicate that it's worthy to note that President Weah on separate occasions hosted their current political leader Joseph Nyumah Boakai and their Standard Bearer Emeritus, former President Ellen Johnson - Sirleaf at the Executive Mansion on May 1, 2019, and May 3, 2019, respectively.
Carpio, who led the HnP's senatorial caravan in a rally here on Tuesday, named Penas the HnP standard bearer for governor as she campaigned for the HnP's senatorial and local bets before about 10,000 supporters at Rizal Park here.
Standard bearer David Tovey and chairman George Illingworth at the Kenilworth War Memorial before the Great Pilgrimage 90
A spectacular two-mile march through Ypres to the Commonwealth War Grave Commission's Menin Gate Memorial, led by more than a thousand standard bearers, was the culmination of the three-day event, which saw more than two thousand people visit the First World War trenches, battlefields and cemeteries of France and Belgium.
He has been recognised by the Queen as the oldest standard bearer in England, and arranges standards at the funerals of serving military personnel and exforces veterans in the area.
But as far as the LP leaders are concerned, they are solidly behind the President and they will stand by the decision of the President when the time comes as to who he will endorse as the presidential standard bearer," Lacierda said.
Chalkie, Hon Sec and standard bearer, The Middle East Forces Veterans Association
Bombardier is already acknowledged as a world standard bearer in safety design elements.
He then joined the National Ballet of Chile as a principal dancer, teacher, and choreographer, and was noted for his portrayal of the Standard Bearer in Jooss' Green Table.
Kew House, Melbourne, by Sean Godsell, one of a series of houses by this talented and lively standard bearer for a younger generation of antipodean architects that explores contemporary notions of an Australian vernacular.
Paris, Arkansas: The Baptist Standard Bearer, 2004.
"Within the industry, we are the number one provider of educational and career development services, and the standard bearer of excellence through our Pinnacle Awards.
FLAGGING: Young standard-bearer in Haverfordwest Picture: Tony Paradice ATLANTIC MEMORIES: The Duke of York with HMS Leeds Castle in the background salutes after laying a wreath at the Cross of Sacrifice on the Falkland Islands; PRIVATE THOUGHTS: Standard bearer Bob Hundley from Caernarfon representing the Royal Navy
Starting in 1900, Debs was the Socialist Party's standard bearer in five Presidential campaigns, garnering almost a million votes in 1912 and a similar number in 1920, when he ran from the Federal prison cell to which he had been confined for opposing World War I.
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