aide-de-camp


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Synonyms for aide-de-camp

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

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is it you, old fellow?" replied Monsieur de Sucy, looking at the aide-de-camp, who, like himself, was only twenty-three years of age.
He did not end his sentence; the north wind blew at that moment with such ferocity that the aide-de-camp hurried on to escape being frozen, and the lips of Major de Sucy stiffened.
Turning round, de Sucy recognized the young aide-de-camp in the flaring of the flames.
"Good-bye," said the aide-de-camp, "I have scarcely time to get across that fatal river--and I MUST; I have a mother in France.
The aide-de-camp seized a brand from the fire and waved it in her face.
To attain that end it would be necessary to be an aide-de-camp to the Emperor--which he expected to become--or to marry into that exclusive set, which he resolved to do.
"No, no," said Athos, "an aide-de-camp ought not thus to quit his general.
The Queen appointed Harry as her personal aide-de-camp last weekend, following in the footsteps of his dad Prince Charles and brother Prince William.
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For the assent ceremony on the final day of the 2017 Fall Sitting, the Commissioner was accompanied into the House by RCMP Aide-de-Camp Staff Sergeant Jane Boissonneault, and Military Aide-de-Camp Captain Kathleen Tipton (RCAF).
A source in Gen Musharraf's party the All Pakistan Muslim League said that Foreign Office (FO) was holding up the application but when the former president's aide-de-camp Maj Shehryar 'contacted someone', the process went ahead.
On arrival, Lieutenant General Keating and the delegation were briefed on the activities of Southern Command, after which he interacted with Lieutenant General D R Soni, Param Vishist Seva Medal, Vishist Seva Medal, Aide-De-Camp, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Southern Command.
Colonel Groves also served as Deputy Director of Exercises and Joint Special Operations Air Component Director for the Aviation Testing and Evaluation Group (AVTEG) and as Aide-de-Camp to the Commanding General of Joint Special Operations Command (ISOC).
Military Academy at West Point, 1904-09; his service on the Mexican border as a member of Pershing's Mexican Punitive Expedition, 1916-17; his service as an aide-de-camp to Pershing and later as a tank commander in World War I; and his military career from 1938-45.
Not very much known by everyone, sir, your aide-de-camp, sir, Police Senior Inspector Romea Alnieza Kinang, sir, is my girlfriend for five years and 10 months already."